Shiro vasti is one of the most special therapy of external application of medicated oil. It focuses on the direct application of oil to stimulate the head part. This is applied while the patient is in sitting position wearing a leather cap, a reservoir to retain warm medicated oil which provides a sense of relief and makes the patient feel tranquil and stimulated. The oil is made to retain in the reservoir for about 45 minutes for efficient treatment.
Shirovasti is indicated in diseases associated with the head and body like some neurological disorders, and psychic disorders.