Kati means low back Vasti compartment which holds the herbal oil
Kati Vasti may help in following conditions:
How it is done
Usually the patient will have to lie down flat on their stomach for the conducting of this treatment. First the region is massaged with thick medicated oil and then dough of black gram is made and shaped into a reservoir. It is placed on that area such that it is leak proof. The oil is poured in it and kept that way for 30minutes ensuring that the temperature is the same throughout. This is followed by steaming and massage of the area.
Help with numbness
Numbness caused by sciatic nerve compression and similar trouble is treated with this particular type of treatment. It also strengthens the back muscle and maintains the normal curvature of the spine.
Prevents and helps with spinal disorder
Back pain, stiffness, and all other back related issue can be prevented and even cured with Kati vasti. The treatment is suitable for such troubles for any age group.It helps with increasing the blood circulation in that particular part of your body. As a result the pain in the muscles is relieved since the stiffness is cured and it also strengthens the joints too.