Do you want to try an ancient technique that reduces the negative effects of an unhealthy lifestyle? What if I told you that this technique can alleviate headaches, migraines, general head pains and more? According to the World Health Organization, headache disorders are common and at least of adults suffer from some type of head pain or head disorder.
What is an Indian Head Massage and what makes it so unique?
Origins of Indian Head Massage
An Indian Head Massage is often referred to as “Champissage” or the world’s greatest massage because of its calming effect and ability to alleviate many ailments (see list below). The Indian Head Massage originates from India and is considered ancient and sacred to those who practice it. Additionally, this simple healing solution is based on the Indian Ayurvedic healing system; this is what makes it so intriguing to those who practice it. The Indian Head Massage was brought over to the UK by Narendra Mehta. Narendra Mehta is known for his experience with touch and using “Champissage” to rebalance the body’s energy flow and restore a sense of peace and calmness.
What is an Indian Head Massage Therapy?
An Indian Head Massage is a gentle massage technique used on the upper body. It promotes a sense of calmness, restores balance, and relaxes the body. Essentially, it is a shoulder, neck, scalp, arm, and face massage. Additionally, this healing therapy leaves you totally relaxed, rejuvenated and uplifted. It is unique because of its overall ability to alleviate many symptoms that modern medicine can’t cure.
What happens during Indian head massage therapy?
As explained above, this gentle treatment is peaceful and soothing. The client sits in a chair with his or her eyes closed. The client’s upper back, neck, shoulders, arms, scalp, and face are gently massaged. The treatment lasts about 45 minutes leaving you in an induced state of relaxation and contentment.
Using Indian head massage to aid recovery
In 2013 a pilot study was done by providing Indian head massage to inpatients in an acute mental health unit had physical and psychological effects, and also improved the atmosphere on the ward
This project has provided valuable insight into the experiences of patients and staff members during and after the introduction of IHM taster sessions to inpatients on a mental health ward.
Following an initial taster session, 100% of participants would seek a further IHM treatment.
- Click here to read through the evidence
- Published Research into Indian Head Massage
- Using Indian head massage to aid recovery
Why might I consider an Indian Head Massage?
An Indian Head Massage is just for you. This massage is suitable for on the go moms, athletes, and busy professionals who are looking for ways to help alleviate the following:
- Reduce the effects of stress.
- Relieve headaches, migraines and general head pains.
- Improve sleep patterns and eliminate insomnia.
- Promote healthy scalp and hair growth.
- Relieve shoulder, neck, and scalp tension or pain.
- Increase blood supply to the head, neck and scalp.
- Increase alertness.
- Balance and soothe emotions.
- Improve lymphatic drainage and removal of toxins from the body.
- Balance chakras.
- Revitalize the body from head to toe.
- Improve concentration, relieve mental fatigue and stress.
Overall, an Indian head massage will leave you feeling calm and ready to face the world! Try it today.
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