Pizhichil (Ayurvedic Oil bath)

pizhichil

Pizhichil is also known as the treatment for aristocrats as it was done in the royal family in ancient days.
The whole body is bathed in streams of medicated oil by a couple of therapists which has both oleation as well as sudation effects on the body. It soothes and relaxes the entire body.

Procedure:
Pizhichil is squeezing of medicated oil through a cloth dipped inside the oil on the whole body, massaging the body for at least 45mins.

Benefits:
Promotes relaxation to the body by relieving stress.
Improves the circulation and metabolism and thus restores health. It helps in rejuvenating the body.
It is beneficial in many ailments like arthritis, neurological and degenerative disorders as it induces diaphoresis (sweating).
Increases the skin lusture and complexion of the skin. As it improves the circulation, it increases immunity and life span.

Indication:
Arthritis
Paralysis
Nervous weakness
Sexual weakness
Stress
Anxiety
Slows down the ageing process