Nasya -- Ayurvedic Nose Drops $18.50 (1 oz., glass bottle with dropper)
the administration of medicine through the nose, has been used for
thousands of years in ayurveda. The nose is a direct route to the brain
and thus the doorway to consciousness. Prana (life force) rides on the
breath so having clear, lubricated nasal passages enhances our
assimilation of prana. Part of the ayurvedic daily routine is daily
application of oil--medicated or otherwise--to the nasal passages. This
may sound weird to the Western mind but once you understand the
benefits and try it out yourself, you'll enjoy it!
relieve symptoms of allergies and colds, post-nasal drip, headaches,
muscle tension in the jaw and neck, snoring, inflammation and nasal
dryness that comes with cold weather and indoor heat. It enhances
mental alertness, prevents upper-respiratory illness and protects
against absorption of environmental toxins found in city air.
are two ways of administering nasya oil: either put 2 to 4 drops in
each nostril and huff it or apply the oil to the tip of your pinky
finger and massage the oil inside your nose. Whichever method you
choose, you'll do it twice a day, once upon waking and once before bed.
Sunflower Oil, Fractionated Coconut Oil, Proprietary Essential Oil
Blend including wild-harvested Eucalyptus, Rose and Sandalwood.