champissage


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champissage

(shăm-pĭ-săzh′) [Fr. fr Hindi champo, knead, press]
An ancient Hindu technique of scalp massage. It is promoted as a means of combating hair loss. The shoulders and neck are sometimes included in the treatment.
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He's licensed the United Kingdom's Paul Lawler, who composes and performs music to accompany healing arts, notably his CDs "True Reiki", "True Chakras" and "True Champissage Indian Head Massage".
The couple run the London Centre of Indian Champissage, which specialises in Indian head and facial massage, and have devised a self-help treatment called facial rejuvenation which, they say, can give you a natural facelift.
The technique, called champissage, comes from India and aims to relax the mind, relieve eye strain and tension and improve productivity and alertness.
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