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Herbal Oils, the Heart of Ayurveda

Herbal Oils, the Heart of Ayurveda

by Kottakkal Support November 02, 2019

Herbal Oils, the Heart of Ayurveda

 

The application of herbal oil is the heart of Ayurvedic treatment. Oiling the body is a great way to keep the skin soft, supple and beautiful. Herbal oil massage offers great benefits; it normalizes vata and pitta, increases immunity, strengthens bones and muscles, nourishes skin cells, increases longevity, improves the quality of vision, speech, and sleep. It is simply anti-aging.  

 

Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS) classical Ayurvedic oils are made from sesame, coconut, castor or mustard oil

 

  • Sesame oil normalizes vata and kapha
  • Coconut oil normalizes pitta, increases kapha
  • Castor oil normalizes vata, increases pitta
  • Mustard oil normalizes vata and kapha, increases pitta

    The most beneficial application of herbal oil is daily self-massage. The regular practice of applying herbal oil before a warm shower or bath is anti-aging. Begin by massaging the lower extremities, work your way up the body toward the heart, shoulders, and arms. Massage with long circular motions for 5 - 10 minutes, and more if you have time. The warm shower or bath helps the oil penetrate. Be sure to use an all-natural soap and completely wash off the oily residue, then towel dry.

     

    Featuring More Than 50 Ayurvedic Herbal Oils

     

    1. Anutailam 10 ml, disorders of the head, eyes, nose, throat
    2. Asanavilwadi oil sinus congestion, eyes, ears, throat
    3. Ayyappala oil all skin disorders, dandruff
    4. Bala oil 10 ml, earache, cataract, headache, paralysis
    5. Balaguluchyadi oil rheumatism, chronic sinus infection
    6. Balahathadi oil headache, migraine, inflammation
    7. Balaswagandhadi oil debility, weak muscles, paralysis
    8. Brahmi oil brain cooling oil for the head
    9. Chandanadi oil inflammation, headache, gout, herpes
    10. Chemparutyadi oil eczema, skin disorders
    11. Cheriya Bhringamalakadi oil head and eye disorders
    12. Chinchadi oil rheumatic, neurological conditions
    13. Dhanwantaram 101 oil 10 ml, internal drops or nasya
    14. Dhanwantaram oil massage for vata pain, postpartum
    15. Dhanwantaram kuzhampu rheumatic disorders
    16. Dinesavalyadi kuzhampu skin diseases, itching
    17. Durvadi Coconut Hair oil dandruff, itching
    18. Eladi Coconut Skin Oil eczema, dandruff, wounds
    19. Eladi Sesame Skin Oil skin allergies, sinus congestion
    20. Elaneer Kuzhambu 10 ml, inflamed eye disorders
    21. Gandha oil 10 ml, fractures, rheumatism
    22. Gandharvahastadi oil laxative for rheumatism
    23. Jatyadi oil chronic ulcers, burns, wounds
    24. Jivantyadi oil skin disorders, osteoarthritis
    25. Kadaliphaladi oil chronic pitta headache, migraine
    26. Karpuradi oil chronic vata headaches, migraine
    27. Kayyanyadi Coconut oil headache, eye/ear disorders
    28. Kottamchukkadi oil rheumatic, joint pain, edema
    29. Kshirabala 101 oil 10 ml, neuromuscular pain, sciatica
    30. Kshirabala oil neuromuscular pain, spondylosis, sciatica
    31. Kunkumadi oil 10ml, facial discoloration, acne scars
    32. Kuntalakanti Hair oil gray hair, thinning hair, fragrant
    33. Lakshadi oil fever, body ache, headache
    34. Maha Bala oil reduces pain, inflammation
    35. Maha Narayana oil bones, joints, tendons
    36. Marichadi oil sinusitis, rhinitis, itchy dermatitis
    37. Migrakot oil migraine, headache, analgesic
    38. Murivenna Oil sprains, fractures, wounds
    39. Nalpamaradi Coconut Skin oil inflamed, itching
    40. Nilibhringadi Coconut Hair oil dandruff, hair loss
    41. Nilibhringadi Sesame Hair oil dandruff, hair loss
    42. Nimbadi oil eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis
    43. Panchavalkadi oil infections, herpes
    44. Pinda oil gout, nerve pain, arthritis
    45. Prabhanjanavimardanam Kuzhambu pounding, pricking pain
    46. Prasarani oil back pain with stiffness
    47. Rasnadi oil cough, cold, fever
    48. Sahacharadi Kuzhampu muscle, joint stiffness
    49. Triphaladi Head oil ear, throat, neck disorders
    50. Vachalasunadi Coconut oil ear infection, injury
    51. Valiya Arimedadi oil sinus, teeth, mouth gargle
    52. Valiya Chandanadi oil-burning head pain, memory
    53. Valiya Prasarani oil chronic rheumatism  
    54. Valiya Sahacharadi oil chronic muscle, joint stiffness



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