Indian Head Massage is a practice based on Ayurvedic techniques and involves work on the upper back, shoulders, neck, scalp and face. It is gentle, safe and non-invasive and just about anyone would benefit from a treatment.

 

Benefits

Indian head massage promotes relaxation and is particularly beneficial in treating stress, tension, fatigue, insomnia, head-aches, migraine, sinus issues and increase mental clearness.  Head Massage is especially helpful to people who are 'desk bound' and experience pain and tension in the upper body.

 

It is also useful for relieving: eyestrain, ear problems, insomnia, neck and shoulder stiffness, hair loss, hair thinning, scalp tension, mental tiredness, and anxiety.

 

Hair loss and thinning

The increased blood circulation strengthens the hair root and promotes follicle health. The use of special oils feed the scalp and the hair with necessary nutrients.



How it works:

Head Massage works in two modes: on a physical level, by manipulating skin and muscle tissue and on a psychological level by working on energy channels.

 

The tissue manipulation has all the benefits of a regular massage session such as lymphatic drainage and elimination of toxins, blood circulation, spasm and tension relieving, muscle strength, better brain oxygenation, etc…

 

When applying pressure to the accupressure points, named Marmas, which are in abundance on the head and neck region, extreme relaxation is experienced. Marmas are little gateways to the nervous system, and they are extremely responsive to various stimulus including compression, touch, heat and cold, etc…