Udvarthanam It is an Ayurvedaic body scrub that details of the specific use of an herbal paste called lepam, which is made from dry grain, medicated milk and a variety of oils. In this, the body is massaged after an application of the aforementioned herbal paste to the skin. A warm bath that accompanies Udwarthanam then washes away the paste, all the while emitting a lovely scent of leaves.Udwarthanam softens and exfoliates the skin, improves muscle tone, and is a favoured treatment for those with sensitive skin. In addition, Udwarthanam improves blood circulation and eases joint pains, and is also known to be effective against certain skin diseases. For those who wish to remove fat and dead cellulite, it is advisable to follow up Udwarthanam with herbal steam, Takara Dhara and internal medicine
It is extremely effective in summer. In this hour-long treatment, the whole body is massaged with specially prepared medicinal powder made of herbs to enhance the suppleness of the skin. First, the body is massaged with a light oil with water content, and then, scrubbed using a mixture of oil and herbal powder. Further on, you are given a eucalyptus oil steam bath and a shower in lukewarm water. If you have the luxury of time, you can also go for a Jacuzzi. Udvarthanam is beneficial for those with high blood pressure and cholesterol. So much so, ten sessions a month can make you lose a few inches with flair. It is also a perfect remedy for blisters, acne and prickly heat.
It is an Ayurvedaic massage with various herbal powders. The herbal powders are then mixed with oil, milk or medicated juice and rubbed on the upwards parts of body. It is done within 30-45 minutes per day and longs for a period of fourteen to twenty - eight days. The treatment even improves the blood circulation and reduces body weight and skin diseases. It also helps in curing hemiplegia and paralysis.