Indian Head Massage: What are the benefits?

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In a nutshell…

Indian head massage originated over a 1000 years ago and is part of the Indian practice of Ayurveda.  It was originally a technique passed down through families as a form of personal grooming and to help promote hair health and growth.  Indian head massage is not limited to just the head and hair, it also encompasses the back, neck, shoulders and face.

Indian head massage is a gentle treatment, comprising of a range of different light to medium massage strokes and techniques.  It is very relaxing and you may even find yourself dozing off during a treatment.  The massage is performed with a blended base oil and essential oil so you benefit not only from the massage itself but also the aromatherapy from the oils.

What are the benefits?

Amongst its many health and wellbeing benefits, Indian head massage can:

  • promote circulation
  • improve sleep quality
  • help with insomnia
  • relieve stress
  • aid mental clarity
  • boost energy levels
  • detoxify the body
  • help prevent headaches and migraines
  • improve the quality and health of the hair
  • relieve symptoms of depression and anxiety

How much is a treatment?

Indian head massage treatments last 35 minutes and cost £30.  If you would like to add a more extensive back and arm massage to this, treatments can be extended to an hour and cost £45.

Treatments are available in the beautiful, tranquil surroundings of Secrets Boutique Salon in Daventry.  There is free parking immediately outside the salon and in a number of nearby town carparks.

How do I book in?

Call on 07494 100165 or email  Appointments are available throughout the day on Mondays and Wednesdays, and Friday mornings.