Indian Head Massage

What is Indian Head Massage?

Head Massage.jpgIndian Head Massage is one of the most relaxing forms of massage you will ever receive. Since the head is central to the nervous system, head massage aims to calm and relax the entire body.  It involves the use of both traditional and modern strokes to release tension that has accumulated in the tissues, muscles, and joints of the head, face, neck and shoulders.

Indian Head Massage can be included as part of a full body or back, neck and shoulders massage using massage oils.  It can be given with the you in a seated position, lying down or it can be given through the clothes. Depending on your preference, the massage can be given with or without oil. 

In order to allow you to fully relax and enjoy this treatment you receive the massage lying on our comfortable massage couch.

History of Indian Head Massage?
Indian Head Massage has been practiced in India for over a thousand years and applying Sandalwood paste to the forehead before meditation is a familiar practise in India among Hindus.  Indian Head Massage follows the Ayurvedic form of healing and relaxation.  Ayurveda, the science of life, is thought to be one of the oldest recorded medical systems in existence.

Indian Head Massage Techniques?
This massage involves deep thumb and finger pressure, friction as well as soothing stroking and laying of hands.

Benefits of Indian Head Massage?
Benefits of Indian Head Massage can include:

  • Improved circulation and removal of toxins
  • A deep sense of relaxation and feelign of total well-being
  • Relief from headaches and migraines
  • Relaxation of the muscles of the head, neck and shoulder area
  • Stimulation of hair growth
  • Relief from anxiety and insomnia
  • Alleviation of eye strain
  • A sense of peace, tranquility and harmony

Click here to find out more about our treatment prices.


  • £50 for 1 hour (includes head, face, neck, shoulders, arms and hands massage)
  • £60 for 75 mins (includes head, face, neck, shoulders, arms and hands, lower legs and feet)
  • £65 for 90 mins (Indian Head Massage incorporated as part of an upper body/full body massage)
  • £80 for 2 hours (Indian Head Massage incorporated as part of an upper body/full body massage)

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