Indian Head Massage

therapies Apr 27, 2023

Indian head massage is an ancient ayurvedic therapeutic treatment that has been practiced in India for 5000+ years. This treatment involves a variety of pressure techniques including circular massage strokes that focus on your head, shoulders, and neck regions. Your head is the most significant part of your body which has vital energy points that connect directly to the brain, the mind also including the nervous and endocrine systems. 

These deep massage techniques, when used in conjunction with aromatic oils and Ayurvedic herbal formulations, improves your scalp, hair growth and general condition. It also stimulates the natural healing abilities of your body. Indian head massages work on specific acupressure or ayurvedic marma points to boost the blood circulation in the veins and arteries of the scalp improving general circulation. This promotes healthy and stronger hair growth, reduces headaches, migraines and facial tension. Indian head massage can often use specific herbal oils depending on the disorder to be treated. Many benefits can be attributed to an Indian head massage from relieving overthinking and stress to the head to physical conditions of hair loss, disturbed sleep patterns and painful neck conditions. The hormonal or endocrine system is also boosted by Indian Head massage as aids in hormonal balance reducing adrenaline and bringing a serotonin of happy hormone boost to the body.