Shirodhara is a millenary origin treatment that continues today to offer an incredible breadth of benefits!
Practiced for over 5,000 years, this treatment originated in India and is based on the ancient principles of natural ayurvedic medicine to harmonize the body, mind, senses and the soul. The name takes its origin from Sanskrit, shiro (head) and dhara (flow).
Technically, the treatment consists of a gentle stream of warm oil on the forehead, realized in manual manner, which stimulate both the center of the forehead (the sixth chakra point, called “third eye”), and the scalp. For years Shirodhara is an extraordinary source of healing for various diseases and disorders related nervous system, blood circulation, the psycho-physical well-being. The treatment makes the patient a deep state of relaxation, it has a powerful anti-stress action and detoxifies the body.
Shirodhara has always been used to treat a variety of diseases, including sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, graying of hair, neurological disorders, insomnia, hearing problems and some types of skin diseases such as psoriasis. Tanks to its relaxing properties It is also used for spas centers.
From tradition to innovation
From an idea of Giuliano Canovese, tradition meets innovation. The ancient treatment Shirodhara is reborn thanks to the new technological system Shirodara Balance of Mind ®. The worldwide patented system reproduces the traditional technique and solves the difficulties of manual execution, allows you to get the most benefit from the treatment, giving a deep state of wellbeing.
The machine guarantees a continuous flow of oil at a constant temperature (from 39° to 43°), which can be adjusted by the operator, who has also the possibility to regulate the flow with 3 speed.
Emollients and perfume oils flowing in a continuous stream for about 30 minutes. You will quickly be transported into a state of calm and relaxation. All mental stress such as fear, anxiety, anger, or irritability, will dissolve in an ocean of calm, and your mind will be lulled into a state of absolute serenity.
The oil flows on the third eye to have a balancing effect on the deepest recesses of the brain and stimulates the glands of the endocrine system, while the ayurveda massage, which generally precedes the treatment, free nerve tracts and stimulates blood circulation, which allows a greater supply of oxygen to the brain.
This will synchronize alpha brain waves, which enhance mental clarity, and promote the release of deeply trapped toxins.
The benefits of Shirodara Balance of Mind ® therefore are manifold: regulates mental hyperactivity and super emotional activity; deeply relaxes the body and mind; It improves memory, self-esteem, concentration and safety; eliminates anxiety, irritability and insomnia; strengthens the hair root; It enhances brightness and anti-wrinkle action skin.
Currently Shirodara Balance of Mind ® is definitely the unique and real anti-stress Ayurvedic treatment that, combined with massage and a healthy lifestyle, can contribute to a real improvement in the daily life.