Ayurvedic massage which involves topical stimulation of body or parts constituting it is achieved by means of 'oil', 'tar' or 'ubtaans' made from various herbal or animal centric ingredients. With techniques gearing to different therapeutic purposes, modern aromatherapy focusing on the use of essential oil extracted from natural resources is one of the important aspects of Ayurveda massage.
Duration : 60 min
Serving to vitalize the 'marmas' or meeting points of the five important organic faculties of muscles, bones, ligaments and joints; Ayurvedic massage which closely resembles the Western concept of reflexology differs in its manner and essence depending on the specific ' marma' or meeting point it seeks to revitalize. Accordingly there are different styles and techniques of Ayurvedic massage. Understandably, beauty massage seeking to enliven the natural glow of skin and its complexion will differ from the massage given to new born babies. The same will again differ from massage intended at alleviating bone and muscle pains. Apart from differing in techniques; the mediums used for massaging will also correspondingly vary.