It is a method of applying medicated milk steam to a specific part of the body. This is the best method of sweating for the head and face. For this purpose herbal decoction is made which is mixed with milk and then boiled in closed vessel. From this vessel the steam will come out through a tube and locally applied. Before the application of steam suitable oil will be applied on the affected areas. Care should be taken to protect the eyes from the hot steam.
Mode of action
With the warm milk steam, the body part sweats and opens the skin pores. This will help to relieve inflammation and stiffness of the organs and stimulates the underlying nerves.