Thalapothichil Therapy


Thalapothichil is a special procedure of application of medicated paste on the head. Thalapothichil is also called as Shirolepa (anointment to head/ head pack). Thalapothichil is from Malayalam where thala refers to head and pothichil is covering. It is the traditional Ayurveda treatment of Kerala which is very effective in various psychosomatic disorders. Basically Thalapothichil is cooling treatment.

Thalapothichil Therapy Benefits:-

  • Corrects imbalance of pitta Dosha.
  • Relaxes and calms down the mind; has a soothing effect on the body.
  • Stabilizes the nervous system.
  • Activates the Marma (vital areas) points.
  • Relieves stress, tension, heaviness of the head.
  • Improves quality of sleep.
  • Improves lustre and smoothness of hair.
  • Improves memory.

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