Kashaya is the decoction of herbs which are varies accoding to the body and disease condition .This treatment is a kind of sedation therapy using herbal decoction. This is a process by which the body is made to perspire by means of pouring warm decoction from special herbs with a special vessel from a certain height in rhythmic manner and is rubbed into the body.It is a kind sedation thearpy by which the decoction is poured over the affected part or whole body.
Mukhalepam is a simple yet effective skin care treatment in Ayurveda, which is done using herbal powder and fresh cream. This therapy also includes the process of giving the person a facial massage using herbal beauty oil and cream.Topical application of the medicinal paste on the face keeping it undisturbed for sometime.This can be benifits for stable and clear eye sight,pleasant facial expression,soften and increase skin completion.
Takra dhara is a variety of shirodhara, in which medicated buttermilk is poured in a continuous stream over the forehead, in a specified manner.Medicated buttermilk is poured in a continous stream over the fore head (as shirodhara) or whole body. This treatemnt coding and soothening effect on body .it is advisible in head ache,psychological and psychosomatic conditions,psoriasis,hypertension,insomnia diabetic neuropathy.
Netra Tharpanam is a rejuvenation treatment for the eyes.It is the process of giving nutrition to the eye by making the medicated ghee to stay over the external eye for a specific period of the time.This is a soothing, relaxing eye treatment and face massage that removes impurities and provides optimum rejuvenation to eyes and surrounding tissues.It has both curative and preventive effects .It is very much ecnomical and trustworthy treatement in progressum myopia in the age group of 8-16 years.
Panchakarma is Ayurveda's primary purification and detoxification treatment. Panchakarma means "five therapies". These 5 therapeutic treatments eliminate toxins from the body, they are : Vamana, Virechana, Nasya, Basti and Raktamoskshana. The series of these five therapies help remove deep rooted stress and illness-causing toxins from the body while balancing the doshas (energies that govern all biological functions).
This is whole body massage with warm medicated oil. The oil is chosen as per the body condition of the patient. The massage starts with head, upper portion of the body, lower portion, both sides, reverse and back to original position. The oil is used liberally all over the body. This is a deep massage and its benefits include relaxation, detoxification of the tissues, improved blood circulation, stimulation of nervous system and muscle tone.
It is method of sudation performed bolus of lemon pieces processed with medicaments.this mode of treatement will give prespiration and will benifits as analgesic, antispasmodic .This treatement indicated in frozen shoulder,OA,lowback ache etc.g Lemon which is heated with Medicated Oil is applied over Patients body, in such a way that the Bolus is made to have sudden contact over each adjacent part of the body for a fraction of seconds, so that ample heat is transferred to patients body.
Dhanyamla is a medicated water prepared by boling grains,cereals along with some herbs and lemon.Dhanyamla is then is poured over the body in lukewarm condition as a continuous stream. Dhanyamla is kept lukewarm during the full course of the treatment procedure. The therapy is very effective in kapha-vata predominant conditions.Dhanyamla is a specially fermented medicinal preparation. Dhanyamla Dhara is a special type of treatment, derived from the word meaning cereal (dhanya) and vinegar (amla).
Shirodhara treatment is a specialty of Kerala Ayurveda. In this treatment, a continuous stream of medicated oil or certain other liquid herbal preparations will be made to fall on the head and forehead of the patient who will lying on the pathi. The effect of this treatment is so great that it supplies more oxygen to the brain and rejuvenates all the sense organs. It is for people with nervous disorders, migraine, stress etc. Shirodhara has been used to treat a variety of conditions including eye diseases, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, greying of hair, neurological disorders, memory loss, insomnia, hearing impairment, tinnitus, vertigo, and certain types of skin diseases like psoriasis. It is also used non-medicinally for its relaxing properties.
Pizhichil is developed by the research oriented Ayurvedic physicians of Kerala. This is a kind of massage therapy with plenty oil being used in the process. During the treatment, warm oil is poured over the body and simultaneously massaged. Pizhichil is highly recommended in conditions such as rheumatic conditions, nervous weaknesses, paralytic conditions, sexual weaknesses, high blood pressure, and promotes general body rejuvenation.
This treatment is generally done after a course of Pizhichil. Njavara is kind of rice used in the treatment. It has great nerve rejuvenation properties. After annointing the body with medicated oil Navarakizhi is applied. The whole body is made to perspire by the application of medicinal boluses frequently warmed in herb infused milk. This special Kerala treatment is highly recommended for treating rheumatic conditions, muscular weaknesses, sleeping disorders, high blood pressure and for general body rejuvenation. It makes the body supple, removes stiffness and swellings in the joints.
This treatment is is done with selected herbal leaves prepared in small linen bags and then warmed in Ayurvedic medicated oils and applied to the body inducing profuse perspiration leading to relief from neurological disorders, rheumatic conditions and sports injuries.Elakizhi is a classical innovative massage in which medicinal leaves is used to tackle joint pain,arthritis,muscle cramps and stress.Elakizhi massage treatments can be done in a perfectly healthy person and in order to improve his/her immunity system, vitality and longevity of life. Elakizhi massage treatments can be offered in different combinations depending on the direction of the physician.
This treatment is is done with selected herbal powders prepared in small linen bags and then warmed in Ayurvedic medicated oils and applied to the body inducing profuse perspiration leading to relief from neurological disorders, rheumatic conditions and sports injuries.Podikkizhi is an ayurvedic therapy with medicinal powder. It is a therapy in which the body of the patient is fomented with linen bags containing a mixture of horse gram, black gram, gingerly seeds and other vital ingredients in powdered form.
KATI-VASTI (BACK PAIN TREATMENT)
Kativasti is the treatment for lower back pain. Luke warm medicated Ayurvedic oil is placed on the lower back region by making an herbal paste boundary. Kati Vasti involves retention of warm thick medicated oil over the lower back or other parts of the spine for certain period. The medicaments used for Kati Vasti are in the form of herbal processed medicated oils. Different oils are used and preffered by many physicians as per the condition.
UDWARTANAM (WEIGHT LOSS TREATMENT)
This is the treatment recommended for weight loss in Ayurveda. In this process, massage is done with certain medicated dry powders from the foot level to upwards using some special techniques. The effect of this treatment is in the stimulation of the hair follicles and tissues in order to breakdown the deep-seated fat tissues; detoxification and nourishment of the body tissues; the activation of the skin's natural metabolism; and also the improvement of the lymph flow.