Actual Ayurvedic Treatments
Shiro Dhara : Is a treatment process where the patient is made to lie on a special wooden bed after which, the medicated oil/milk or buttermilk etc. are poured in a prescribed, continuous stream on his head by the therapist who is assisted in this treatment by other therapists to help with the oil application over the body of the therapy taker.
Swedana : During this Ayurveda therapy oil is applied to the entire body with a particular type of massage which helps the toxins to move towards the gastro-intestinal tract. Ayurveda oil massage also makes the superficial and deep tissues soft thus helping to remove stress and to nourish the nervous system.
Nasya : Herbal juices, medicated oils etc. are applied through the nose. This Benefits of Nasya are immense and treatment is highly effective for certain kinds of Headaches, Pre-mature graying of hair, clarity to voice, Headaches of various origin.
Abhyanga : This is a gentle but firm whole body Ayurveda massage from head to toe using warm medicated oil. Oils are chosen by the Ayurveda expert according to the body nature if individuals.The Abhyanga massage uses herbal essences.
Pizhichil : Is a specialized treatment, also known as royal treatment, means the squeezing of a cloth soaked in oil over the body. During this treatment the guest remains in the sitting position and the medicated oils are then applied over the head and body.
Shiro Vasthi : Certain mixture of the lukewarm herbal oils are poured into a cap fitted on the head for 15 to 60 minutes per day for the time period advised by the Ayurveda physician .The Shiro Vasthi Ayurveda treatment is highly effective for facial paralysis, dryness of nostrils, mouth and throat, severe headaches.
Netra Tarpana : Netra Tarpana is a special ayurvedic treatment for the eyes to get them relieved from tiredness and improve the eyesight. It is suggested therapy for the professionals who regularly works at Computers etc. where intensive eye sight work is needed.
Khizi : Khizi Ayurvedic Treatment is a complete rejuvenation therapy comprising of synchronized special massage, Herbal Steam Bath etc. This carefully planned health program is directed towards improving vigor and vitality.
Pinda Sveda : Small linen bags filled with a specially prepared mixture are applied locally to relieve pain. The effect of the herbal extracts is to relieve the pain, and to relax and build up the affected area.
Udvarthanam : A stimulating massage using special Ayurveda herbal powder mix to reduce cellulite accumulations in the body. Through this treatment the whole body is rejuvenated using an intensive mixture of Ayurvedic powders which breaks up fatty deposits and improve blood circulation in the body.
Vashpaswedanam : This is an excellent Ayurveda treatment in which the leaves of medicinal plants are boiled and resulting steam is given to the whole body. This Ayurveda treatment is helpful in removing the impurities from the body, reducing fat and also helpful to recover from some skin diseases. This Ayurvedic Therapy is a part of the Panchakarma procedures.
Body Care : Ayurveda Body purification or Shodhan Chikitsa is a process of purifying the whole body to attain proper balance based on the panchkarma theory of Ayurveda. Face pack, herbal cream massage, herbal oil massage, intake of herbal tea and steam bath are recommended . This treatment increases the skin complexion, skin tone for long term !
Urovasthi : A mixture specially prepared warm herbal oil is poured over the chest and retained inside an herbal paste boundary for 45 minutes. The healing properties of herbal oils used for this massage enriches the blood and maintains strong muscle and connective tissues. A stimulating and therapeutic treatment for muscular chest pain.
Basti : Ayurvedic Basti involves the introduction into the rectum of herbal concoctions of sesame oil, and certain herbal preparations in a liquid medium. Basti, is the most effective treatment of Vata disorders, although many enemas over a prescribed period of time are usually required.