For centuries, midwives and healers from Central America and many parts of the world have used steam baths to support women's reproductive health. Herbal pelvic steams effectively address a variety of reproductive health conditions. By bringing warmth into the uterus and pelvis, circulation improves. Vaginal tissues are also extremely absorbent, akin to the mucosal membrane of the nose, therefore the volatile oils of the herbs, which carry their life force and chemical constituents, are easily absorbed into the tissues, sharing their medicine with you.
Steams are indicated for
Steams are contraindicated for those with
During a pelvic steam, you are invited to journal or follow a recorded meditation. It is your time to be alone with yourself undisturbed, to reconnect with your body and breath. Steams typically last 20-30 minutes and can either be added onto a massage session or may be automatically included, if interested, in a Maya abdominal therapy session.