Shirodhara (Oil flow Therapy) the name came from the Sanskrit words shira 'head' and dhara 'flow'. The liquids used in shirodhara depend on what is being treated, but can include oil, milk, buttermilk, coconut water, or even plain water. Shirodhara Unique massage of Kerala in which a steady stream of decoction or medicated oil is poured on the forehead in a peculiar pattern, calming the mind and soothing the nervous system. Shirodhara is extremely deep relaxing therapy gently releases stress and tension in the mind and body.
Shirodhara is excellent for alleviating anxiety or insomnia and rejuvenating the brain. It has been used to treat a variety of conditions including eye diseases, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, graying of hair, neurological disorders, memory loss, insomnia, hearing impairment, tinnitus, vertigo, Meniere's disease and certain types of skin diseases like psoriasis. It is also used non-medicinally at spas for its relaxing properties. There are specialized forms of shirodhara called Thyladhara, Ksheeradhara, Thakradhara and Jaladhara.
Better brain function
Moody stability and improved stress handling ability
The mind systematically achieves an even deeper state of silence and more healing takes place
Regular treatments are said to increase blood circulation to the brain, improve memory, nourish the hair and scalp, encourage sound sleep and calm body and mind