Sirovasthi is a productive treatment in Ayurveda for nervous system disorders. This treatment is known as crown of calm. The therapy includes retaining warm herbal oil on the head for a certain period of time.
The herbal oil is a mixture of gingelly oil, castor oil, ghee, milk, and various other herbal extracts, all these herbs and oil are boiled together in certain way so as to extract their full medicinal properties.
Initially warm herbal oil is applied over the body entirely which provides nourishment to the nerve endings by preparing the body for the main treatment. Then a cylindrical shaped leather cap open on both sides for about ten inches and height is fitted around the patients head.
Then the lukewarm herbal oil is poured into it according to the Ayurveda Physician prescription depending on the body type of each individual. The oil is retained on the head for about 30-45 minutes.
During this treatment, the healing properties of the oil tune the central nervous system, the medicinal effects of the oil reaches the patient’s brain, peripheral nerves, and spinal cord.
The entire duration for the treatment vary according to the patient’s condition and type of disease. Usually the physician advocates 7 or 14 day treatment trail.
The diet patterns and oral medicines will also be assisted by the physician to follow during the treatment.
We at Sri Veda Sushruta Ayurveda Hospital believe that Sirovasthi treatment is useful in treating facial paralysis, dryness of nostrils, mouth and throat, eye diseases, hair fall, acute headaches, burning sensation of head, and diseases associated with cranial nerves. It also helps in improving your memory and vision. The treatment will also relieve you from stress and strains that you go through in your day to day life style.
Ayurveda is a the way of leading a healthy life through natural medicines. We are proud to tell you that our centre is the ideal option that you would take if you consider Ayurveda. Our centre’s goal is to provide benefits of Ayurveda easily accessible to everyone. Our centre is well equipped with modern equipments, dedicated doctors, trained therapists, and hygienic treatments.
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