Ageing is basically the physical changes in the body systems during the later decades of life. It may begin long before the individual reaches chronological age of 65. Ageing is a part of life but in Kayakalpa Chikitsa, there are few treatments which can slow down the ageing process.
Live Long, Live Young Program is the most important treatment in the medical system of Ayurveda. The aim of this program is to slow the process of ageing, also preventing the deterioration of cells and at the same time enhancing the immune system of the body to make it more resistant. The special medicine used for this treatment is known as Rasyana. The different treatments provided to the patient includes Snehapanam, Nasyam, Abhyangam, body massage, Pizhichil, Steam Bath, Abhyangam, Kizhi and Dhara. The patient is also required to take diets as prescribed by the Ayurvedic doctor, intake of Ayurvedic tonics and comprehensive body care programs. The treatment is very effective and can prove beneficial for both men and women who aspires to look younger and more vibrant.