In this treatment, a cap like structure is fitted on the head and medicated oil is poured into it. This treatment is used for many of the diseases of the head, sense organs, nervous system and spinal cord. The temperature of the oil should be kept uniform throughout the process. At the same time suitable oil will be gently applied on the upper body of the patient with hand, if needed,it is also applied on the neck and shoulders.
Mode of action
The warmth of the oil of the head will increase the peripheral blood circulation on the scalp which will stimulate the nerve endings.