Indian Head Massage
Indian head massage is called as “Champi” and is very popular way of massaging the head. In this head massage oil is used liberally or doing the head massage, as it is believed that oil helps to grow the hair fast. While doing the oil massage on the head, shoulders, neck and face also gets massaged. This is why after the massage is over you feel relaxed and pleased. Indian head massage is also good for treating headaches, muscle tension and reducing the strain on eyes. You can be sure that your tension will ran away once you undergo this head massage.
Body massage is very popular as it relieves the stress and the tension from the body. The same results you can achieve with the help of Indian head massage. Head, neck, shoulder are the parts of the body that start aching whenever the stress and tension levels go high. It is said that the Indian head massage has a strong effect on the mind, body and spirit. When all these three things are at relaxed state, then you can experience balanced life with good health. There are several other benefits of Indian head massage that are mentioned below.
Benefits of Indian head massage:
- Reduces the mental and emotional stress.
- Gives relief from headaches, depression and insomnia.
- Gives boost to the immune system.
- Allow the free joint movement.
- Allows proper blood circulation to all the vital body parts.
- Increases the supply of oxygenated blood to the brain.
- Removes the toxins from the head.
- Activates the hair follicles.
- Reduces muscle tension and give relief from body pain.
- Insures proper hair growth.
- Gives you high levels of energy.
The actual process of Indian head massage
The perfect position for having this kind of head massage is to sit on the chair. There is no need to remove your clothes but make sure that you wear something that makes you feel comfortable. This massage can be done with oil or without oil. In case oil is used then you will have to remove your upper clothes. Mostly the massage is incomplete without oil and hence oil will be surely there. The oil calms the nervous system and thus provides the proper nourishment to the hair. The therapists will massage your scalp and face with oil and then move towards your neck and shoulder. Your upper back will also get oil massage. While some therapists prefer going in the opposite direction. That is to begin from neck and shoulders and then slowly approaching for the head massage.
In the Indian head massage, your hair will be gently combed with hands, ears will be pressed and tugged. The pressure points will be gently pressed so as to make your body relaxed. The face massage will be the last step of this kind of massage. Here to the therapist will make sure to press the pressure points to increase the blood circulation and reduce the sinus pressure.