It is a treatment in complete alignment with the Ayurvedic philosophy of “Prevention is better than cure”. With ageing, the body tissues undergo many changes. Rasayana Chikitsa aims at improving the health and the longevity of people by enhancing their metabolism, repairing the wear and tear of the body due to aging or diseases, removing waste products and toxins, improving the immunity and increasing tissue turnover. It boosts the ‘Ojas’ (vital force of life) and improves the ‘Sattva’ (mental clarity).
Rasayana chikitsa is a therapeutic procedure which includes massage with herbal oils or powders, internal rejuvenative medications, medicated steam baths and herbal baths. It basically comprises of rejuvenation of not just the physical, but also the mental and spiritual health. It is given for ninety minutes to two hours everyday and goes on daily for 7 to 14 days.
As a result, Rasayana Chikitsa rejuvenates and increases the lifespan, improves memory and intelligence, leads to better complexion, restores youthfulness, improves immunity, enhances endurance levels and leads to improved sensory perception abilities.