This is not your ordinary kind of therapeutic massage. Ayurvedic massage has many benefits. Warm oils are used, either sesame or herbal oils to help your circulation, detoxification, increasing Prana and vitality. Toxins collected in the lymph, blood and bodily tissues are loosened and expelled from the body.
The emphasis is on lubricating and invigorating the body, while clearing blocked flow of life-forces in your constitution. This massage promotes the penetration of oil deep into the body tissues, softening, lubricating and promoting flexibility of the muscles and joints.
The special herbal oils used have antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and detoxifying properties. They can also act to relieve pain. Special herbal oils can be used according to your constitution and needs. This kind of massage can be combined with other Ayurvedic techniques to treat a wide range of conditions. Ayurvedic massage, properly applied, provides deep relaxation, rejuvenation and relief from stress. It also increases energy flow (Prana), a sense of harmony with a healthy, vibrant, light feeling in the body.