Treatments

Touching is the most effective way of communication between the various forms of communication, such as taste, smell, sight and sound.

The distribution of touch’s receptors throughout the body is the best way of communication in order to provide physical effects that chime in structurally, functionally and psychologically.

The traditional massage system of Abhyanga contains all these quantitative and qualitative parameters and they have been optimized effectively in different levels: Ennam (repetition’s number of a touch), Vegam (speed of touch) and Khanam (pressing of a touch ). In its application, the direction and the way of contact are important. The concept of the energy’s transfer, the different ways of handling the massage and to what extent will have an psychosomatic effect make the traditional massage Abhyanga a scientific and effective system.

Abhyanga is a massage performed in 7 positions of the body, using hot oil with selected herbs.

It 'part of Panchakarma (purification’s techniques). This treatment nourishes the body, stimulates and increases blood circulation, facilitating the rapid removal of metabolic wastes, purifying and invigorating the body providing relief to diseases or disorders, such as anxiety, fatigue, poor circulation, rheumatism, arthritis and back pain.

Recommended for stress’ relief, neural stimulation, muscles’ tonus, rejuvenation and immunization of cells, it is important for a woman to have this massage after a childbirth.


Advantages:
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Rebalances the three Doshas
  • Embellishes and nourishes the skin
  • Retards cellular aging
  • Induces deep sleep
  • Stimulates and promotes the vitality of the body
  • Reduces stress
  • Eliminates toxins
  • Maintains and improves health
  • Relieves body’s pain and back’s pain

Traditional massage from the region of Kerala, used for different therapeutic purposes: strengthens, revitalizes and gives flexibility to the body. Proper for the cure of fractures, muscles’ degenerations, cramps.

Selected medicinal oil is used according each subject's body in order to massage with specific implications the 107 vital points of the body called Marma.

It is specially used for those who practice sport, dance and martial arts as it strengthens muscles and ligaments in depth.


Advantages:
  • Relieves pain, numbness and edema
  • Stimulates 107 vital points
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Improves muscles’s tonus
  • Rejuvenates the whole body
  • Remove toxins and lactic acid

Is a relaxing massage varying between force and delicate. The applied techniques are four: lymphatic, drainage, vascular and muscular. It stimulates blood circulation and the rapid removal of metabolic wastes. It is also beneficial for the elimination of water retention and for stimulation of the Marma points. The body is anointed with hot herbal oil that makes the body more flexible and free of tension.

Proper for: anxiety, fatigue, circulatory and sleeping disorders, rheumatic and arthritis, back and shoulders’ pain. Ideal during pregnancy.


Advantages:
  • Improves blood, venous and arterial circulation
  • Drains the lymphatic system
  • Tones the muscles
  • Stimulates the energetic points/Marma
  • Rejuvenates the whole body
  • Relaxes the body and mind
  • Induces sleep
  • Promotes vitality
  • Eliminates toxins
  • Relieves body’s pain and back’s pain

Using warm medicinal oil and specific Ayurveda techniques, this massage focuses in order to eliminate muscles’ tension, and to improving and stimulate blood circulation to the head, as well.


Advantages:
  • Leads to deep, calming and relaxing sleep
  • Relieves neck and shoulders’s tenseness
  • Reduces stress
  • Cools eyes
  • Relaxes the head
  • Improves blood’s circulation to the head, neck and shoulders
  • Nourishes the hair from the roots
  • Drains toxins
  • Promotes thick and shiny hair

It is a deep, exfoliating and stimulating massage with oil and powder mixture of specific Ayurveda herbs. Ideal for reducing the accumulation of cellulite, improving circulation, improving the appearance of the skin and nourishing the tissues. Recommended in order to alleviate the vitiated Kapha dosha, against obesity or for diseases like hemiplegia, paralysis. Gives mobility to joints, strengthens the muscles and refreshes the body, eliminates odors and dead cells.


Advantages:
  • Removes cellulite
  • Reduces excess fat
  • Nourishes the tissues, giving softness all over the body
  • Cures dry skin and itching
  • Reduces excess sweating, skin discoloration
  • Eliminates bad smell from the body
  • Promotes healthy skin and reduces wrinkles
  • Gives stability and lightness to the body

This is one of the most important and special treatments of Ayurveda. Takes place under a constant stream of warm herbal oil with a light massage specific synchronized applied all over the body.

Pizhichil is prescribed as rejuvenation therapy and prevention against cellular aging and dry skin, therefore is suitable for everyone. It is especially effective for the treatment of rheumatic diseases like arthritis, stiffness of the limbs, hemiplegia, paraplegia, spastic condition, nervous disorders and neurological muscle.


Advantages:
  • Relieves body pain and muscle spasms
  • Helps preserving and promoting the health
  • Helps in healing of fractured bones
  • Increases immunity and prolongs cells’s life
  • Promotes the development of the muscles
  • Stimulates the nervous system
  • Removes toxins and nourishes all the seven tissues
  • Improves skin complexion
  • Anti aging and rejuvenating
  • Ensures a better blood’s circulation
  • Relieves burning sensation in the body
  • A calming and relaxing procedure

This treatment consists in the application of a special rice noodles prepared for hours in a medical decoction. It is applied by rubbing and tapping all over the body to improve the recovery of injury, trauma, impairments, muscles and joints’ pain, arthritis, general weakness, paralysis, stroke, disturbs. It is also indicated as rejuvenating therapy, being nourishing, regenerating and helping to improve the immune system.


Advantages:
  • Strengthens the body
  • Rejuvenates the tissues
  • Improves muscles’ tonus
  • Improves the supply of blood by the cleaning the channels of circulation
  • Eliminates metabolic waste
  • Helps digestion
  • Resets the vigor
  • Softens the body, improving the skin’s health
  • Induces sleep
  • Makes the body strong and robust
  • Nourishes the body and boosts immunity
  • Promotes clarity of vision and the functions of other organs
  • Effective in the treatment of diseases of the nervous system and others, such as chronic rheumatism, osteoarthritis, gout, wasting of muscles, numbness and diseases caused by blood poisoning

Podikizhi is a massage that induces sweating, with the help of pure cotton bags containing a hot mixture of 12 Ayurveda herbs and medicinal oils, by rhythmical dabbed. Relaxing at the same time, it is applied partially or all over the body.

Podikizhi is a stimulating massage treatment in order to relieve arthritis, muscle spasms, joints and muscles soreness and stiffness, as well as to eliminate Ama (toxins).


Advantages:
  • Relieves pain, numbness and edema
  • Improves muscles’s strength
  • Improves the supply of peripheral blood
  • Stimulates the nervous system
  • Improves circulation and cleaning of circulatory channels
  • Induces sleep
  • Improves the complexion and rejuvenates the body
  • Makes the body strong and robust
  • Nourishes the body and boosts immunity
  • Good results are obtained even in traumas and sports injuries

Represents a continuous flow of a liquid deposited on the forehead. The effects of Dhara depend on the quality of the liquid / selected decoction according the disorder and the history of the subject. Dhara provides 4 types, as following:

Sirodhara:

omedicinal oil on the forehead. Its benefits is to deeply relax the central nervous system and mind, cures insomnia, stress, skin diseases, depression, rejuvenates the brain cells and improves memory. Recommended for Parkinson's disease, Alzhiemer, sinusitis, migraines.

Thakradhara:

on the basis medicinal buttermilk. The preparation is based of a long procedure using butter, whey and Ayurveda medical herbs finalized into a decoction. This can be poured on the forehead or on the whole body as needed. It's relaxing and helps against mental stress, skin diseases, insomnia and obesity.


Advantages:
  • Fights against premature gray hair
  • Treats of the head’s disturbs
  • Relieves fatigue, reduces stress and anxiety
  • Generally relieves the vitiated Doshas
  • Relieves pain
  • Effective in the treatment against migraine
  • Effective against hearing impairment
  • Beneficial against disorders of the eyes
  • Beneficial for urinary tract’s anomalies
  • Improves the taste in the mouth
  • Improves digestion
  • Decreases hypertension
  • Offers a deep sleep
  • Strengthens the sensitive organs
  • Nourishes and rejuvenates the body
Kreeshadhara:

based on medicinal cow or buffalo’s milk. Effective in cases of schizophrenia, neurosis, insomnia, burning sensations in the head and some forms of migraine.


Advantages:
  • Strengthens the central nervous system (CNS)
  • Strengthens the sensitive organs
  • Reduces stress and anxiety
  • Decreases hypertension
  • Offers a deep sleep
  • Prevents hair lose, premature graying and hair breakage
  • Relieves headaches and burning sensation in the head.
  • Nourishes and rejuvenates the body.
  • It is also prescribed in clinical conditions such as epilepsy, paralysis, neuropathy, etc.
Dhanyamladhara:

is a herbal decoction poured all over the body in a rhythmic way using a particular object. This practice is very effective in the treatment of rheumatism, hemiplegia, paralysis, swollen joints, arthritis.


Advantages:
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Rejuvenates the whole body
  • Relieves body pain and muscle’ spasms
  • Helps preservation and promotes optimum health
  • Increases immunity and prolongs the life span
  • Promotes the development of muscles
  • Improves skin’s complexion

Consists in a specific massage to the head. Following on the medicinal warm oil is gently poured head for 15 to 60 minutes, as needed.

Shirobasti is a suitable treatment for treating dermatological conditions of the scalp, psychological disorders, injuries and bleeding wounds, migraine headaches, disorders; strengthens and nourishes the brain, which is useful in cases of facial paralysis, headache, visual disturbances, impaired memory, sleep disorders, sinusitis, chronic cold, itching, headaches and ringing in the ears as tinnitus.


Advantages:
  • Beneficial for the hair loss
  • Reduces anxiety and stress and nervous facial’symptoms
  • Offers a deep sleep
  • Offers vitality to the organs
  • Offers a clear voice, without jaws and strengthens the head
  • Reduces dry mouth and nose

Katibasti is a treatment for pain release of the lumbar and sacral region. It is prepared by a special warm medicinal oil placed on the painful area for 30 minutes which once absorbed by the skin has a therapeutic effect. The treatment ends with a full back massage. Indicated for cervical spondylosis, disc hernia, arthritis and rheumatism.


Advantages:
  • Relieves back pain, interspinal disc hernia, and spinal disorders
  • Effective for sciatic nerve
  • Enriches the blood, builds and maintains strong muscle and connective tissues and lubricates the joints keeping them flexible and pain free
  • Relieves pain of sciatica and prolapse intervertebral disc (PIVD)
  • Relieves all types of back pain
  • Stimulates and nourishes nerves relieving pain and numbness

After a gentle massage on the body, a mixture of herbal hot oil specially prepared is poured on the chest inside a container composed of a paste. The healing properties of herbal oils used for this massage enriches the blood and stimulates in order to maintain strong muscles and nourishes the connective tissues. Effective against chest pain, asthma, respiratory problems, heart diseases.


Advantages:
  • Relieves deep anxiety, anger and sadness
  • Beneficial for cardiomyopathy
  • Beneficial for muscles’s pain
  • Relieves asthma and respiratory problems

Inhalation of herbal drops to clean the nasal passages. It starts inhaling the steam through your nose, then depending on the desired therapeutic effect, the herbs are introduced in order to eliminate excess mucus and phlegm in the nasal cavities and bronchi. The base of the brain is just behind the nasal cavity and Nasya is proper to stimulate the base of the brain through its effect on the endings of the olfactory nerve, bringing clarity and balance to the brain, the mind and the five senses.

Proper for: rigidity of the head and neck, dental pain, mandible’s stiffness, chronic rhinitis, adenoids, corneal opacity, sinusitis, headaches, ear / tinnitus, eyes, facial paralysis, shoulder pain, hoarse voice.


Advantages:
  • It opens and frees the nasal passage
  • Cleans the respiratory system by eliminating excess mucus and phlegm
  • Cure for migraine diseases, sinusitis and allergies
  • Offers a deep sleep

According to each customer’s state, specific and selected Ayurveda herbs are used and transformed into a paste, which will be applied on the scalp.


Advantages:
  • In insomnia, depression and stress
  • Terms of hyper activity
  • Burning sensation in the eyes and headache
  • Dermatitis of the scalp, dandruff, hair loss
  • Beneficial for a deep sleep

A pasta is prepared and fixed around the eyes of the customer who will be in the supine position.

The medicinal oil or other medicinal liquids are poured gently on the eyes for 20 to 30 minutes.

In some cases the eyes are washed first with decoctions of herbs. It is suitable for dry eyes, inflammation, swelling, rash, pain, heaviness, chronic conjunctivitis, corneal ulcer and glaucoma.


Advantages:
  • Relieves tension and visual efforts
  • Helps prevent the formation of early cataract
  • Reduces pain and burning sensation in the eyes
  • Offers a good relaxation and the cooling effect to the eyes
  • Brightens and clear vision

Beauty facial massage to improve the overall appearance of the skin, stimulates skin circulation, removes dead surface cells, reduces puffiness, tones facial muscles, refines pores in order to retain moisture. The treatment will enhance your natural beauty.


Advantages:
  • Natural skin tonus
  • Exfoliates dead skin cells
  • Prevents acne and pimples
  • Acts as a cleaning agent and scrub, nourishes the skin’s complexion
  • Restores the normal PH balance of the skin
  • Increases circulation of the blood vessels in the face
  • Relaxing and enjoyable
  • Anti aging and rejuvenating
Herbal face pack

The face is cleaned and dried with a cotton swab soaked in herbal extracts. Is given a gentle massage to the face, then a powder of 100% natural Ayurveda roots is applied. The mask is removed and washed with decoctions of herbs.

Advantages:
  • Natural skin tonus
  • Exfoliates dead skin cells
  • Prevents acne and pimples
  • Acts as a cleaning agent and facial scrub
  • Against wrinkles
  • Anti aging and rejuvenating
  • Offers softness and radiance to the skin

This massage is performed with the feet of the therapist expert, on the whole body of the patient.

The therapy Swedana includes many different forms of thermal treatment. The heat can be applied the body dry or damp, locally or on the whole body. The more pressure are applied with the feet during the massage the more effective for the muscles’s body building will be. The immunity to disease is enriched by this therapy. It is followed by a hot shower.

Leaves and medicinal bark are stirred and boiled through the steam so as to heat the skin in order to eliminate waste and toxins from the body; prepares and facilitates the absorption of medicinal oils that will be applied on the body. Is also a valid treatment for the thermal balance of the body.

The therapy Swedana includes many different forms of thermal treatment. The heat can be applied the body dry or damp, locally or on the whole body.