According to Ayurveda, the detoxification of the body is essential before undergoing any other major treatment. Even for healthy people, it is recommended to undergo this treatment once every year to rid the body of all the impurities and chemical toxins it accumulates inside the body. All panchakarma treatments like snehana, swedana, vamana, virechana, vasti are performed in detoxification therapy. The treatment Skin purification is based on Snehakarma (oil application), Swedana Karma (sweat treatment) and Panchakarma (purification processes in the narrow sense). The 15-day package includes body massages, Snehapanam, Nasyam, Virechanam (purgative treatment under medical supervision), Sneha Vasthi, Dhara, Pizhichil, Njavarakizhi, Karna pooranam, Tharpanam, Shirovasti, steam baths and oral herbal medicines.
Skin purification and detoxification programme
In Ayurveda, Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia) is the prescribed herb for purifying blood and improving skin’s health.