Head Massage is a powerful ayurvedic head treatment, traditionally used by Indian women to keep their hair lustrous and healthy. It is said to relax the thin layer of muscle covering the head, improving blood flow, and nourishing hair follicles. It also incorporates work to the neck, shoulders, upper arms and upper back areas, and various pressure points are worked.Massage movements are used to help alleviate stress, anxiety, tension, insomnia, tinnitus, jaw ache, sinus congestion and headaches, bringing a wonderful feeling of relaxation and calm to the individual. It is usually performed with a client seated, and through clothes, and can be applied with, or without, a nourishing hair oil that can bring benefit to the condition of scalp and hair. A longer treatment can be given on a massage couch, using oil on the skin, to incorporate a neck, shoulder and back massage if preferred.