Silk gloves exfoliation is an ancient Ayurvedic treatment featuring a dry lymphatic skin brushing with a silk gloves, followed by herbal oil treatment. The brushing (garshana) increases circulation, cleanses the skin and stimulates the removal of accumulated toxins, so that the herbal oil treatment penetrates deeply. In Ayurveda, dry skin brushing is understood to release static electricity from the skin, thereby supporting lymphatic flow and gently exfoliate the skin aiding in receptivity of the massage oils and smoothing rough surfaces. Garshana is also thought to minimize the appearance of cellulite. This stimulating dry massage performed with raw silk gloves helps promote weight-loss. The friction produced on the surface of the skin is useful for those with a heavier Kapha body type. It promotes weight loss and that might cause problems such as cellulite.
Improves the tone of the skin
Increases blood circulation
Helping to oxygenate the cells and stimulate the removal of accumulated toxins
Awakens the energy sources
Promotes weight loss
Clears away clogging impurities