Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Ayurveda is the science of life which has been practiced in India from very ancient times. The term 'Ayurveda' came from Sanskrit language in which Ayus means life and Veda means science or knowledge. Charaka is known as the father of Ayurvedic science and treatments. He developed a treatment mode which comprised mind, body, senses and soul. Inspired from the infinite healing features of Ayurveda, Wayanad Silverwoods has started a well equipped Ayurvedic Spa which includes Ayurvedic treatments, massages, yoga, meditation etc. The detailed packages and special treatments are listed below:
1. SIGNATURE MARMA MASSAGE
An ancient massage therapy using herbal oil combination of invigorating and soothing strokes to stimulate the circulatory marma points and nervous system in the body.
2. ABHYANGAM (AYURVEDIC MASSAGE)
The classic Ayurvedic therapy with warm medicated oils performed to balance the nervous system, increase circulation, lymphatic drainage and ultimately to preserve a youthful, vital and supple body.
3. ABHYANGAM AND SIRODHARA
This is a Kerala special treatment in which medicated oil is poured in continuous stream on the forehead in specific manner. Sirodhara rejuvenated and revitalizes the body and mind. This therapy relieves stress ans strain related problems.
4. PIZHICHIL (OIL BATH)
This therapy is a beautiful combination of two classical Ayurvedic treatments, Snehana (oleation) and Swedana (sudation). The whole body is subjected to streams of Luke worm medicated oil with simultaneous soft massage
5. ELAKIZHI (LEAF BUNDLE MASSAGE)
This therapy begins with the application of suitable medicated oil to the entire body. The body is then subjected to exude profusely through a massage with boluses of chopped and fried leaves of some specific medicinal herbs after dipping in particular medicated oils.
6. PODIKIZHI (POWDER BUNDLE MASSAGE)
This therapy helps in curing 'Kapha Vata', predominant conditions of arthritis, back pain, paralysis, muscular pain etc. Its a massage with warm boluses of herbal powders tied up in a cotton cloth.
7. UDVARTHANAM (HERBAL POWDER MASSAGE)
In Udvarthanam the therapist applies special herbal powders on the body. This is found very effective in curing obesity, paralysis, impaired circulation etc.
8. HEAD, NECK AND SHOULDER MASSAGE
This special massage primarily focuses on reliving tension and stress around head, neck and shoulder region. This massage will increase blood circulation and ensure flexibility of neck and head.
9. INDIAN FOOT MASSAGE
This is an oil massage for the entire leg region starting from the upper thighs to both the feet. This relieves water retention, tiredness and pain caused due to lack of circulation after long haul traveling.
10. AROMATIC SALT GLOW (BODY SCRUBBING)
Using authentic sea salt, honey and mineral rich lotions, this treatment is one of the most effective skin exfoliation. It removes dead cells, temporary inch loss skin tightening and skin softening.
The application of a mask made up of herbal powders and fruits over the face, followed by gentle massage made of saffron cream are included in Mukhalepam. It gives a glowing appearance to the face. For long duration this is effective against scars, dark circles and blemishes.
12. STEAM BATH