Manalakizhi, is a traditional Ayurveda treatment that uses sand. It causes the affected body part to sweat, which causes the skin to expel toxins. Made using sand with vata-calming qualities (bundles).
1. Warm sand is been used to make potalies
2. Potalies are heated (in measured temprature) on the pan during the procedure
3. Massage patient’s body with alternative potalies
Precautions should be taken to avoid the burns