|Indian Head Massage
Head Massage is an ancient technique that has been used in the practice
of Ayurvedic Medicine for thousands of years. It is used as a means of
promoting relaxation, reducing stress, improving brain function and
also for keeping hair lustrous and healthy.
Now, it has been extended and enhanced to include relaxing massage to
the neck, shoulders and upper back, as these are areas which are
typically inclined to suffer the effects of tension .The technique
helps to relax the muscles covering the head resulting in improved
blood flow to the area, nourishing of the hair follicles and
alleviating anxiety and stress.
It is typically carried out with the client sitting fully-clothed in a
comfortable chair whilst the therapist uses a combination of
traditional massage and acupressure techniques to provide a
stimulating, yet relaxing treatment. However it can also be
incorporated in to a more holistic therapeutic massage as part of a