Benefits of Dhanwantharam Thailam
Dhanvantari Ayurvedic oil is beneficial for all those who suffer from pain and inflammation due to muscle and joint-related problems. The herbal oil offers a number of benefits like:
It helps provide relief from pain that occurs due to inflammation thanks to the anti-inflammatory properties of the ingredients used in this oil
The oil is very helpful for those who suffer from arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
It is also helpful in the treatment of spondylosis and other conditions that occur due to neuromuscular problems.
It is beneficial for pregnant women, who face skin dryness, itchiness, pain, etc. It can be used from the seventh month of pregnancy in prenatal care and post seven days in postnatal care.
It is safe oil to massage babies. It helps in the strengthening of joints, bones and muscles and is safe on their tender skin.
It helps alleviate pain in older people suffering from joint pain, pulled muscles and other painful conditions caused by ageing and sustained stress on bones and muscles.
Vata and Kapha are two of the Doshas or functional energies of the body. Vitiation of the Vata dosha has a direct effect on joints causing pain. Kapha dosha vitiation can also cause neuromuscular disorders. This oil can help relieve vitiation in Doshas helping to treat chronic pain conditions.
The oil is useful to treat muscle cramps and swelling.
It can even be used by pregnant women. It can be massaged to provide relief from cramps and pains before delivery as well as after delivery.
- Can we use Dhanwantharam Thailam for the frozen shoulder?
Yes, you can. The oil can be used for muscle tension and joint pain; it’s also great for stiff shoulders and inflamed muscles. However, if discomfort still persists after using the oil, then consult with your physician immediately.
- How many times should it be used in a day?
You can apply Dhanwantharam Thailam once or twice a day, before having a bath. Apply the oil after warming it and use a clean cloth. Massage the affected area for thirty minutes then wash off the area with warm water.
- Can we use it for the Potli massage?
Yes, you can. However, the Potli massage has to be administered by an Ayurveda professional. It’s an efficient way of pacifying the Kapha dosha.
- Do I need to make it lukewarm before applying or should I apply it directly?
If you want to apply the oil on the affected parts and want the most benefits then its best that you heat the oil. Get it to a lukewarm temperature and use a clean cloth to apply the oil on the affected parts of the body.
- Can we use this oil as hair oil?
Dhanwantharam Thailam is recommended for the body, especially if you have inflamed or painful joints. However, it can be used for scalp massages that help reduce hair fall and early greying of hair.