Please note that our treatments are available to everyone. An Ayurvedic consultation is not required prior to scheduling a treatment.
Classic Ayurvedic body treatments are designed for each person and utilize the appropriate organic, medicated oils and ghees to purify, relax, rejuvenate and balance.
This treatment begins with a dry massage using raw silk gloves to open the pores of the skin and relax the muscles. Classical warm, herbal infused oils are massaged throughout the body to nourish the tissues with vital fluids, remove obstruction in the body channels, and flush wastes and toxins from the system. Marmas, important junction points in the energy system, are stimulated to help regain balance of the energy flow in the body.
(1 hour and 15 minutes)
Two skilled Licensed Massage Therapists working in the traditional methodology to synchronize the nervous system and move you into a deep state of blissful relaxation, release and rejuvenation. This treatment begins with a dry massage using raw silk gloves to open the pores of the skin and relax the muscles. Classical warm, herbal infused oils are massaged throughout the body to nourish the tissues with vital fluids, remove obstruction in the body channels, and flush wastes and toxins from the system. Marmas, important junction points in the energy system, are stimulated to help regain balance of the energy flow in the body.
(1 hour and 15 minutes)
In the human body, you will find many dynamic energy systems. Some of these systems include the chakras system, meridians and the seven levels of consciousness (aura). Energy therapy works with these energetic systems and is used to help maintain a healthy balance and flow of energy through the body, either by treating an already existing ailment or as preventative medicine, keeping the body at its optimum level of health. Energy therapy is beneficial for individuals with emotional trauma, physical injuries, chronic and acute physical conditions, depression and a wide range of other ailments.
(1 hour and 30 minutes)
An herbal paste is made for each individual skin type in order to draw out heat and toxins, cleansing, nourishing and lubricating the delicate facial skin. Then either a mist of rose water or herbal facial steam is used to tone the skin. Finally a relaxing face, shoulder and neck massage is given using natural creams created for each unique body-type to achieve that inner glow.
An energizing, oil-free massage using silk gloves to stimulate lymph flow and toxin removal. Increases circulation, aids in cellulite reduction and brings a glow to the skin. Garshan is a very nice addition to the Vivesh massage or as a stand-alone treatment.
Warming and calming for those with excess air and ether elements in the mind or body. Soothe nerves and nourish dry skin with a warm, orange scented sesame oil abhyanga massage that includes heated river rocks to melt away tension. Soak brittle fingernails in warm oil and then enjoy a cup of hot, spiced organic saffron chai tea.
Helps to change the character of your life by supporting the revelation of your own personal truths. As deep relaxation reduces the speed and claustrophobia of the mind, subtle energy patterns of frustration and negativity can be revealed. Frozen emotional energies can move. Autonomy can be regained in situations where you have felt helpless and hopeless. You can find and change the programs, or skandas, that reside in your subconscious mind that are not supportive of the life you would love to live. Choose from either one session or a package of three sessions.
(1.5 - 2 hours each session)
Uplifting for those who feel heavy from excess Earth and Water elements mentally or physically. Purify the lymphatic system and stimulate detoxification with a blood moving full body massage using a heating, aromatic blend of oils such as lemon, clary sage and clove. Clear congestion with aromatic herbal steam, followed by a cup of warm ginger tea.
Lower back treatment using medicated oils to reduce back pain, sciatica…. The lower back is bathed in medicated oils made from over 20 herbs. The oils penetrate and nourish the root of the musculoskeletal problems at the deepest level and reduce Vata dosha. Includes marma point work on hands and feet.
Sinus rejuvenation which nourishes and lubricates the nasal passages with warm medicated oils specific to client's doshic constitution. This ancient therapy purifies and cleanses the nasal passages and is used to reduce allergies, headaches, shoulder and neck tension.
Eye treatment to rejuvenate tired eyes for computer users, dry eyes, poor vision, or glaucoma. The eyes are bathed in warm medicated ghee which releases stress, tension and fine lines. Deeply restorative for the eyes and nervous system. Reduces both Pitta and Vata dosha. Includes marma point work on hands and feet.
A traditional treatment in which boluses, herbally medicated soft-cooked rice wrapped in cotton cloth, are, steeped in warm oil, and massaged on the body for soothing, gentle, topical ingestion. This traditional treatment reduces fatigue, pain and anxiety. The soft herbal warmth leaves one feeling strengthened and refreshed.
Includes “mother roasting” with warm river rocks to ground the new mother's body and encourage the inner fires to rekindle. Post-partum massage is special because it involves techniques that assist the ribcage and pelvis to shift back to pre-pregnancy alignment while supporting sacrum and cranial movement with gentle holds. The massage incorporates gentle strokes that ease the relocation of internal organs that have been pressed upward during pregnancy. Repetitive downward stroking reminds the organs of their original placement by stimulating cellular memory. Uterine kneading can also be done to help the uterus contract back into shape, and muscles get relief as the body-work focuses on the often aching shoulders and stooped posture of the nursing mom.
(1 hour and 15 minutes)
Luxuriously cooling for those with excess fire elements in the mind or body. Includes a full-body coconut oil abhyanga massage, a cooling cucumber eye treatment, facial massage and a rose water facial mist. Concluding with a cup of organic spearmint, peppermint and rose tea.
A steady stream of warm herbal oil is poured onto the forehead. This subtle therapy induces a profound sense of peace and well being, balances emotions, calms the mind and reduces Vata dosha. Organic oils are customized to your individual doshic constitution. Includes marma (vital energy point) work on hands, feet and head.