Indian Head, Face & Foot Massage Workshop with Ayurvedic Oils (Champa)

Friday, July 22, 2022 • 8:30am – 5:30pm

Presented by Wolfgang Luckmann, LMT, AP, Dip. Hom., Holistic Reflexologist


FOR THE MASSAGE THERAPIST AND ESTHETICIAN, COSMETOLOGIST

Indian Head, Face & Foot Massage - known as “Champa” - has been practiced for many centuries as part of the family health care. Ayurvedic doctors practiced it for skin rejuvenation and as part of an anti-aging technique. Indian mothers would massage their babies’ hair, head neck and shoulders to stimulate HOLISTIC growth and relaxation.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
  • Indian head massage goes beyond the purely aesthetic and superficial
  • l Stimulates nerve function,
  • Improves relaxation, creating calmness and emotional well-being.
  • Concentration and alertness are optimized.
  • Other benefits include: tension headaches, eye-strain, ear problems, neck and shoulder stiffness, Bell’s Palsy, sinusitis, scalp tension and mental fatigue
PURPOSE OF WORKSHOP
  • How to incorporate massage, oils and pressure point technique in a 35 – 45 min treatment of HEAD, NECK SHOULDERS AND FEET on the table or in a chair
  • Explanation of the Ayurvedic understanding of the life force Prana, meditation and the philosophy behind Ayurvedic massage
  • How to evaluate, analyze and treat the client as an individual
  • The three different types of massage suited for each individual
  • An explanation of functions of and locations of the marmas (pressure points)
  • Location and explanation of the nadi (meridian system)
  • Discussion of the choice of appropriate essential oils, herbs and their energetic qualities for each individual client
  • Applying the three principal strokes: satvic, rajastic and tamasic
  • SELECTING APPROPRIATE OILS AND ESSENTIAL OILS FOR DIFFERENT CONDITIONS
  • How to do a vigorous, but relaxing foot and leg massage
WHAT ELSE CAN I EXPECT?

Indian Head, Face & Foot Massage workshop is mainly a hands-on course. We will practice the three principal strokes and techniques (Sattva, Raja, Tamas), apply oils and get a great revitalizing and relaxing treatment

Bring a hand towel, Table suggested oils (Rosemary, Sandalwood, Lavender, Peppermint, Frankincense, Patchouli and blends, etc.) and an open mind!

  • Presented by Wolfgang Luckmann, LMT, AP, Dip. Hom., Holistic Reflexologist
  • 8 CEs for LMTs
  • $170 per person; Registration & payment received one week in advance of class date
  • Late registration fee afterward if space allows = $195
  • Approved by the N.C.B.T.M.B. PROV. # 279778-00 / AND FLORIDA PROV # 50-1674
  • IF YOU DON’T OWN ANY OILS, YOU CAN STILL PARTICIPATE!
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