Ayurvedic Face, Head, and Foot Massage Training
Hilary Garivaltis, founder and former Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, has more than 12 years of experience in teaching Ayurvedic daily living tools and Ayurvedic therapy techniques. She received her training at the…
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For bodyworkers and aestheticians.
Ayurvedic massage restores a sense of calm and balance to the body and nourishes the skin and connective tissue. Learn about specific energy points in each region and how to use oils and masks for individualized treatments.
The training covers facial, head, and foot massage. We also spend time on Ayurvedic fundamentals, including the five elements, the three doshas, and the energy points on the body called marmas.
Come be nurtured and guided by skilled practitioners and enjoy ample practice time. Ceremony and the use of mantra, or sacred sound, create a calm and healing environment within which to work.
Note Oils are used throughout the training, so casual clothing is recommended. This course is designed for bodyworkers and aestheticians; others, please direct inquiries to Hilary Garivaltis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 18 credits for Massage & Body Workers (NCBTMB), $30 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $460 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $700 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More