This has a long and colourful history and is based on a traditional system of medicine known as Ayurveda. It has been practised in India for over three thousand years and is becoming increasingly popular in the West. The word “Ayurveda” comes from Sanskrit, the ancient language of India and means “science of life” or “knowledge of life. Ayurveda is a complete healing system, possibly the oldest in the world which teaches a truly holistic approach, concentrating on achieving a balance of mind, body and spirit to promote physical, emotional and spiritual health to achieve well-being. Indian Head Massage works on the upper back, neck, shoulders, scalp, face and ears. Poor posture, an accumulation of emotional stress, or spending a vast amount of time in front of a computer tends to harbour a great deal of tension to these areas of the upper body.
Indian Head Massage can help with:
Oils may be used to complement the circulation - boosting effects of head massage by cleansing the scalp and nourishing, moisturizing and strengthening the skin and hair. The use of oils can have a therapeutic effect on the mind, body and emotions.
The Effects and Benefits of Using Oils:
When booking an appointment please let me know if you would like oils to be used in your treatment.