Talks & Workshops

Thai: Steaming Healing Herbs

BATH HOUSE

This herbal therapy was designed to relieve pain and inflammation. In Thailand, the herbal compress is called Luk Pra Kob, translated as “herbal pressing sphere.” To make the compress, a combination of healing herbs is bundled together in accordance with ancient recipes, steamed and placed directly on the skin to soothe muscular aches and swelling. The herbal ball provides aromatherapy, thermal therapy and herbal therapy all at once in a modality that is unique.

This herbal therapy was designed to relieve pain and inflammation. In Thailand, the herbal compress is called Luk Pra Kob, translated as “herbal pressing sphere.” To make the compress, a combination of healing herbs is bundled together in accordance with ancient recipes, steamed and placed directly on the skin to soothe muscular aches and swelling. The herbal ball provides aromatherapy, thermal therapy and herbal therapy all at once in a modality that is unique.