Spoil yourself with this soothing primeval Indian massage: relaxing
movements using mostly
palm strokes to ease off aches and tension while promoting blood

Indian head massage is based on the ayurvedic system of healing
which has been practiced in India for over a thousand years.
It provides Indian families with relaxation and healing on a daily basis,
as well as playing a part in rituals such as weddings and births, not to
mention everyday events like a trip to the barber.

The aim of Indian head massage is to release the stress that has
accumulated in the tissues, muscles and joints of the head, face, neck
and shoulders.

The therapist uses a range of different movements including
application of deep kneading and compression movements over the
neck, shoulder and scalp areas.
In addition, the therapist will also gently stimulate and stroke pressure
points on the face.

Indian head massage is especially good for relieving stress, tension,
fatigue, insomnia, headaches, migraine and sinusitis. Clients report
that the experience is deeply calming and relaxing, leaving them
feeling energised and revitalised and better able to concentrate.

Indian head massage helps increase joint mobility and flexibility in the
neck and shoulders, improves blood circulation and lymphatic flow,
frees knots of muscular tension, relaxes connective tissue, and aids in
the elimination of accumulated toxins and waste products.
It is particularly good for reducing the effects of stress and tension.

Following a treatment some clients experience tiredness, dizziness, an
increased desire to urinate (as the body eliminates toxins and waste
materials) or aching muscles.
All of these side effects usually last for no more than a few hours,
after which clients generally experience increased energy and

Indian head massage should be avoided if you have had recent
surgery, or a head or neck injury; a history of thrombosis or
embolism; spondylitis or spondylosis.
If you have high or low blood pressure, diabetes, Indian head massage
is particularly good for reducing the effects of stress and tension
Always make sure that you avoid alcohol for at least five hours before
the treatment.