Warm herbal oil massage using long continuous strokes. As the oil is massaged into the skin, it penetrates deep into the tissues to loosen toxins at the cellular level. The strokes and techniques work to open and release the energy channels of the body. Abhyanga enhances immunity, increases circulation and creates a deep relaxation in body and mind leaving your skin with a lustrous glow. Add a steam therapy (swedhana) to draw out the toxins for a complete detoxification treatment. 60 min/$100
Shirodhara is a continuous flow of warm oil over the forehead (third eye). Shiro means “head” and Dhara means “flow”. Shirodhara calms the nervous system and assists with memory loss, anxiety and insomnia. This treatment stimulates brain chemicals and clears spinal channels to create deep relaxation and peace of mind. Combines well with Abhyanga. 60 min/$100
The Swedana is an herbal steam treatment that helps mobilize toxicity or ama in the physiology. Swedana relaxes the body, reduces tension and allows toxins to eliminated through the sweat glands. Abhyanga is recommended prior to steam therapy. 25 min/$50
Marma Therapy/Pranic Healing
Marma points are vital points on the body. These points are massaged with essential oils and a light touch of pranic healing, to open and balance the flow of energy through the muscles, joints and organs of the body. Pranic healing includes chakra balancing. 60 min/$85 or add to another treatment for $50
Herbalized oils are applied to the head, neck and shoulders while aromatic steam opens and clears the nasal passages. Oil administered to the nasal passages to clear the pranic pathways and bring clarity of mind. 45 min/$75
Warm medicated oils or ghee is poured into the ears and held for a series of minutes.
Warm muslin boluses filled with herbs or rice are dipped into warm oil or milk decoction to be pressed and massaged throughout the body to relieve muscle pain and lubricate joints. 60 min/$100
Udvartana is the application of a combination of herbal powder and oil on the entire body, excluding the face. The blend of powder and oil acts as a scrub to improve the texture and rejuvenate your skin. When given during a series with proper diet and exercise it can assist one to lose weight and break down cellulite. 60 min/$100
Basti (Oil Enema)
Basti or Vasti is the third karma of Panchakarma. It is administered to lower conditions occurred due to the aggravation of vata or vata dosha. Basti therapy involves introduction of medicated oils or medicinal preparation to the rectum.
Netra Basti (Eyes)
Eyes are bathed in ghee to release tired, aching, sore eyes and to soothe the skin around the eyes. Netra basti cleanses the eyes, improves vision and gives one a new perspective. 45 min/$75
Kati Basti (Low Back)
A reservoir of warm medicated oil is held in a dough dam placed over the low back (lumbar/thoracic spine). Used to release back tension, pain and swelling. The deep fomentation of the oil radiates through the muscles releasing tension and stiffness. Kidney/Adrenal Basti – A reservoir of warm medicated oil is held in a dough dam placed over the kidney/adrenals to replenish the adrenals and balance the hormones. Adrenal burnout is very common in our faced lifestyle, overuse of caffeine, and emotional stress. 45 min/$75
Uro Basti (Heart)
A reservoir of warm milk infused with ghee and rose petals is held in a dough dam over the heart (anahata) chakra. Other herbs such as saffron or bala can be used to assist, release and restore the physical and emotional dealings of the heart. Other chakra bastis include svadisthana (2 nd ) and manipura (3 rd ) chakra. 45 min/$75
A series of detoxifying and rejuvenating treatments consisting of abhyanga massage, steam swedhana, shirodhara and other therapies personalized for your constitution. Offered as 1, 3, 5, 7 day visits with sessions approximately 3 hours. Panchakarma is traditionally done for 2-4 weeks. Longer term Panchakarma includes diet routine, yoga and purgation. $400 per day.