Increasing stress in daily life is the biggest pandemic that humanity faces. The challenge is that it is not directly perceived and acknowledged. Rather it manifests itself in various other kinds of disorders. The early manifestation of stress is in the form of Hypertension. This progressive disease forming stress usually ends up either in a major Cardiovascular or Cerebro-vascular event.
The core mechanism of progression in stress-related diseases is the excess triggering of the sympathetic pathway. This, in turn, delays the repair mechanism in the body making it vulnerable to infection, vascular accidents, age-related oxidative stress damage and autoimmune reactions to name a few.
One of the most ancient practices when scientifically researched was found to break this chain reaction of stress-related diseases.
- It is completely non-invasive
- Involves no drug intake
- No side effects
- Can be done at home either by oneself or by a family member or a friend.
- It improves the circulation in the brain
- It reduces elevated blood pressure in a healthy individual
- It increases blood flow to the scalp
- Improves the survivability of Hair follicles
- When used in combination with perfect technique and ingredients it even stops Androgen-induced Hair loss.
We must be wondering what is it? It is the ancient practice of head massage.
Importance Of Right Head Massage Technique
As per ancient traditions, there is a specific method of massage for every organ of the body.
The principle behind the ancient technique of massage is- the strokes should be in the direction of the hair. This has four advantages.
- It helps in the excretion of toxic metabolites.
- Increase venous outflow.
- Increases capillary clearance and reduces oedema
- No damage or stress on hair roots.
Head Massage Techniques
Based on the necessity of the measure relaxation the techniques of head massage can be classified into 3 levels. Each higher level indicates an increased degree of relaxation.
Pre-Head Massage Care
Before performing a massage it is very essential to wash the massager’s hands and dry them completely. The hair must be completely detangled from all knots. There should be no excess moisture in hair or scalp as it can aid fungal growth.
For Nourishment of hair apply a Nourishing hair oil overnight or 3 hours before massage and apply a head cap. Next, soak the fingertips in warm oil (Indirectly heated in a hot water) and begin the massage as per the following technique.
Level 1. For Relaxation And Improving Brain Function
Always start with the neck muscles first with gentle pressure movement in the horizontal direction. This process frees up the tension exerted by the neck muscles upon the head and initiates the relaxation process.
Start superficial strokes from the base of the skull upto the forehead in small circular and forward motion. Repeat it for 10 to 15 minutes. This technique helps to calm the mind, increase venous outflow and also increases the circulation inside the brain.
- Reduces hypertension
- Relieves anxiety
- Combats the negative effect of stress
Level 2. For Stimulation of Hair Growth
After doing the steps in the previous level the next step of massages is for stimulating hair growth. The factors for the growth of hair lie in the dermis and subcutaneous tissue hence it requires a different approach.
In this step, we need to grip the scalp with our fingertips and move the entire scalp in a to and fro motion or small circular motion. This causes stretching of the subcutaneous tissues which are rich in inflammatory mediators. This specific manoeuvre causes the release of growth factors for hair growth.
- Increase in hair growth stimulation
- Increase in subcutaneous blood flow
- Increase in blood supply to hair roots
Level 3. Technique-For The deepest relaxation in an extremely stressed-out individual
For the deepest level of relaxation dip your feet in warm water and continue head massage during the same time. This technique is from an experienced doctor’s secrets. Head massage with simultaneous dipping of feet causes a magnified stress relief and provides an immense feeling of relaxation.
Post Head Massage Care
Wash the head with a Herbal based keratin shampoo that can provide a cleansing effect without damaging the scalp and hair. After washing, completely dry your hair and avoid regular bath towels as they cause a lot of frizz.
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Nourishing Pro – V Keratin Hair Oil –Take a sufficient quantity of Pro-V Keratin Hair Oil and gently apply it to the scalp and leave it overnight or for 3 Hours. Apply a head cap for convenience.
Rejuvenating Head Massage Oil – After the above step take warm Rejuvenating Head massage oil and start massaging as per the above-mentioned steps. After the massage is complete, apply a head cap and leave it for 45 minutes.
Hair Nourishing Pro-V Keratin Shampoo – After 45 minutes wash hair with Nourishing Pro-V Keratin Shampoo and dry it completely with a Cotton T-Shirt or fine combed Towel.
Scientific Background of HERBCIENCE Products
Nourishing Pro –V Keratin hair Oil
- It is Rich in natural Vitamins and Minerals which help in nourishing all the layers of the scalp.
- It also contains Gallic acid & Elegiac acid which prevent tangling of hair.
Rejuvenating head massage Oil-
- It contains all the essential vitamins for hair growth.
- It also has ingredients like Vit B6, Phenols, Catechin and Quercitin which have neuroprotective functions.
- It also contains menthol which increases scalp blood flow.
Hair Nourishing Pro-V Keratin Shampoo-
- It is rich in herbal bio-actives like Saponins & Herbal Exfoliates like Kojic Acid deep cleanses the scalp & hair from dirt, pollutants, and oils.
- It is a safe and natural way to cleanse the scalp.
The major life process is controlled by our brain. How much effort do we really put into taking care of it and supporting it? If we walk too much or work with our hands a bit extra we immediately take a break and try to rejuvenate.
Have we honestly ever thought of something similar to hands, legs, stomach etc. Even an organ called the brain ever needs attention and loving care. I do remember the past days when one member of the family would massage another person. It not only provides the needed relaxation but also nourishes emotionally with loving care which has its own deep impact.
Let’s restart this essential practice which will strengthen both our inner and outer worlds. Herbcience products add an extra care and nourishment that are vital for brain health and scalp hair. Let’s take care of life in simple and natural ways and watch it reciprocate.
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