Ayurvedic Spa Treatments DVD
This comprehensive video shows you how to evaluate each client according to the ancient Ayurvedic principles of the doshas. You will learn how to combine and apply the ingredients for 21 traditional Ayurvedic treatments. The Ayurvedic treatments include: 7 Oil treatments, 5 Ubtan(paste) treatments, 2 Facial treatments, 1 Ear treatment, 4 Eye treatments, 1 Dry powder treatment, and 1 Saffron milk treatment. You will also learn traditional Ayurvedic uses for sesame, coconut, castor, mustard & almond oil, as well as ghee, ashwaganda, narayan oil, triphila. This video also shows how to make Ubtan paste treatments using garbanzo flour, wheat flour, and a variety of other powders.
Each treatment is used for a specific dosha (body/constitution type). The first step in understanding which treatment to use is to understand the doshas. There are three doshas: Vata, Kapha and Pita. Each dosha is a certain body type and constitution. Each dosha has it’s own unique strengths and weaknesses. Each dosha needs a different treatment to balance it out. Knowing which dosha your client is will guide your treatment choices. KP leads you through a clear explanation with lots of examples of each dosha, so you will be able to make an evaluation quickly. He also explains clearly the affects of each treatment.
This ancient indian treatment philosophy is a powerful way to help heal your clients. It will enhance your current treatment offerings. This dvd is clearly filmed with with step by step instructions on the benefits of each treatment and how to perform them. If you are interested in learning Ayurvedic principles, this video is for you!
Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa is the author of Body Balance and The Way of Ayurvedic Herbs, as well as co-author of Herbal Defense. He has written over 200 articles and has been studying and teaching Ayurvedic treatments for over 30 years. He is an excellent teacher and gives clear instructions for each treatment.
Running time: 91 minutes