Shiro abhyanga is a word comprising two terms, Shiro which suggests head and Abhyanga means massage.
Shiro Abhyanga is a traditional Ayurvedic treatment procedure, involving an effective way of applying warm, herb-infused oil over the head with a soothing therapeutic massage.
Shiroabhyanga is a very effective therapy focusing on vital points (Marma) of the head, neck, and shoulders. The head massage induces a state of calm, peace, and tranquility, promoting high levels of alertness and concentration.
During the procedure, Ayurvedic herbal oil (selected as per your body constitution and your health condition) will be gently poured on your head. After this, oil is applied to the neck, shoulders, and upper back, using a variety of strokes with gentle pressure.
With Shiro Abhyanga, the oil is penetrated into the deepest tissues of the scalp and by nourishing the hair and skin and it delivers the medicinal effect of the herbs into deeper layers of the body. Ayurvedic Head and body massage not only provides relaxation to body and mind, but it is also helpful to keep many diseases and stress away.
It helps to face the toughness of daily life with ease and peace. It’s just like servicing the body on a daily basis with unique care.