The whole body is massaged with a medicated powder made from various herbs. This massage helps to tone up the skin, diminishes the appearance of cellulite, improves digestion, and alleviates inactivity and sluggishness.
It works primarily on the lymphatic system and helps to drain the lymph. It melts down the Medhus Dhatu i.e. the fat. As the increased mobility of the skin due to the vigorous friction, it tends to mobilize the fat deposition by working it out.