Khmer Herbal Poultice
This treatment was used as an ancient Cambodian herbal remedy for the men who came home from the war, and has been a staple in Cambodian healing since the Angkor era. Fresh Ponlei, Turmeric and flower of salt are the main ingredients used in this treatment to help heal the body. These key ingredients are mixed with other local ingredients and are warmed up in the steam poultice and gently compressed along the body with special attention to the areas with deep muscle tension. The Herbal poultice is incredibly effective in releasing blocked energy and relaxes the muscles to minimize muscle spasms and tension. This unique experience, commences with an open palm pressure that helps to comfort and soothe the body.
Chol Mlob Traditional Skin Cleanse
The ancient tradition of the Angkor people is to use powder and saffron to cover the body especially when the body is in need of healing. It has been especially instrumental in the Khmer culture for women as they prepare for marriage. Saffron is highly effective in brightening and lightening the skin, which is why it’s so prevalent in beauty regimens of Cambodia. This highly beneficial body wrap incorporates indigenous white clay and saffron to help nourish, replenish and improve the overall appearance of the skin. Enjoy a full body wrap, steam shower and traditional application of Saffron Oil to rehydrate and rejuvenate the skin.
Ancient Angkor Massage
Khmer massage has been practiced for hundreds of years. An ancient healing technique incorporating deep breathing techniques, stretching and a guided approach to relaxation. The core style of Khmer massage involves ‘kneading’ the muscles gently to release deep tension in the body, leaving you feeling relaxed and with improved flexibility.