Ayurvedic Treatment – Kati Vasthi
Duration – 60 minutes
Cost – $ 100
Kati Vasthi means doing Vasthi treatment in the Kati area. Kati means our lower back region. Vasthi means a small reservoir or compartment. Vasthi is either made of natural ingredient (black gram dough) or artificially factory made our rubber and heat resistant plastic.
At Ayurwoman, we make single use vasthi oil reservoir with black gram dough.
In Kati Vasthi treatment, patient lies down on the massage table face down. Therapist then builds a small reservoir in ring shape at the lower back area. This oil reservoir ring built around lumbo-sacral and sacro-iliac joint areas. Mildly warm medicated oil is poured and pooled in this reservoir. Oil in this reservoir is continuously taken out, reheated and poured back in. This recycling is repeated for the treatment duration.
Practitioner decided the duration of the treatment which is normally about sixty to ninety minutes.