Alleppey Ayurveda Massages And Treatments
Abhyangam is an Ayurveda way of oil massage with Marma therapy, it helps in the conditioning of body. Abhyangam increases blood circulation, preventing aging of the skin, tones muscles, improves growth and immunity and also contributes towards improved sleep. The natural medicinal principles in this oil treatment also help in rejuvenation and thus helps maintain a smooth skin and give luster to the hair.
Sirodhara is one of the most Popular Ayurvedic Therapies in India, a unique special treatment from Kerala. The word Dhara means, continuous stream of luke warm medicated liquid ingredients (primarily including herbal oils, medicated milk, and medicated butter milk) over the forehead continuously. This traditional treatment will improve memory, the mental ability of the individual, prevents and cures disease such as paralysis, neurological ailments and has proved to be extremely effective for ailments like Insomnia, Mental depression and tension, Headaches and lapse of memory.
Elakizhi (Leaf bundle massage)
It is an innovative classical massage treatment with heated cloth bag filled with fried medicinal (herbal) leaves. The treatment is highly recommended for improving the strength of muscles, relieving body pain and healing ailments such as arthritis, cramps, stress and paralysis. Elakizhi gives a revived feeling after being undergone for definite course period.
Pizhichil is a rare and special form of Ayurvedic treatment of kerala with warm medicated oil being poured continuously, all over the body. Pizhichil is also known as the King's Treatment or treatment of the aristocrats due to its popularity among the Maharajas of ancient India. It is a highly effective rejuvenating procedure recommended also for nervous disorders, rheumatic arthritis, paralysis, stiffness and numbnes.
Head massage is the one of the most relaxing forms of massage. The effectiveness of head massage is based on alternative medicinal formulation present in the medicated oil. This is the one of the best way of getting relieved from chronic neck & shoulder pain, headaches like migraines and sinusitis. Head Massage is also counted among the most effective hair fall and dandruff treatments facilitating quick and healthy hair growth and scalp restoration.
Ayurvedic Foot Massage is a deeply relaxing treatment that works holistically by rebalancing body, mind and spirit. In an ayurvedic foot massage, massage treatment is focused on the energy points on the feet and manipulates these areas to bring about an improvement in physical and emotional ailments.
This is a powerful relaxation therapy for the mind and body. Thakradhara means the stream of medicine rich buttermilk on a person's forehead. This induces coolness to the brain, relaxes mind, reduces mental stress and improves memory power. Thakradhara is very effective for preventing premature graying and hair falling and is commonly used for treating Alzheimer's disease, insomnia, depression, stress related problems, hypertension, insanity, skin disorders, psoriasis, anemia etc.
Ayurvedic face massage is the most non-invasive and natural face lift. This helps to release all the stress-induced toxins from your face and restore it to it natural balance. Face massage detoxifies the face in-addition to that facial muscles get relaxed from their con - agnate in a dough ring made of black gram paste over the particular area of the pain.
Katee Vasthi is a treatment procedure for Low Back Aches, Back pain in the case of Sciatica, slipped disc, neurological diseases of lower limb, Traumatic Back Pain etc. Medicated Lukewarm Ayurvedic Oil is made to stagnate in a dough ring made of black gram paste over the particular area of the pain.
Ksheera sekam is one of the important treatments among Ayurvedic therapies which involves pouring of medicated Milk all over the body. By this process the body is made to perspire and thus the toxins are removed. The herbs used differ according to the ailment. The therapy is usually recommended for Insomnia, mental tension, head aches and also nourishes the skin.
Udwarthanam is a special massage with powder of herbs called choornam. It is followed by a warm bath that washes away the paste, leaves a glowing lustrous colour to the skin. Udwarthanam improves blood circulation, eases joint pains, and is very effective against certain skin diseases and obesity.
It is the administration of medicated nasal drops in each nostrils preceded by a mild face massage and face steam. A therapeutic treatment for the nose, throat, sinuses and head. This Ayurvedic therapy can provide a miraculous remedy for congestion, allergies, sinusitis, headaches, migraine, rhinitis and other nasal infections. The sensory organs become stronger, immunity builds up andthe person becomes cheerful and brisk. Betterment of sound quality and skin texture are also the benefits of doing nasyam.
This treatment is well-known for its ability to heal problems related to the head and neck regions and is a special procedure widely practiced in kerala. In Thalapothichil, the person's scalp is completely applied with high value medicinal pastes for 30 to 45 minutes. It is effective in case of insomnia, stress, dandruff, hair fall etc.
Steam bath (Swedana)
Sweating is a necessity, a natural body function which helps to flush out impurities through the pores. In Swedana, oil massage is often followed by a medicated herbal steam bath. This loosens the blood vessels and thereby helps the detoxification of entire body system. This medicated herbal steam bath helps in stimulating oxygen flow throughout the body, while the steam activates the natural sweating process, which is essential for releasing accumulated toxins.
Ayurvedic facial both nourishes and exfoliates the skin. Milk softens and cools the skin and loosens up pore-clogging particles. Hot steam opens pores and the herbal paste removes impurities and helps to restore the lipid and moisture levels of the skin. This brings natural radiance to the face improving the skin tone and texture.