Shiro Lepa is the
application of a special herbal paste (amalika and buttermilk) on
the head and covered by leaves, this allows the herbs to interact
with the scalp and nourish the head.
This procedure gives
extreme coolness to the head and is found extremely useful for skin
diseases, dandruff, to give coolness to the eyes, insomnia and is
also useful in mental stresses. It also improves memory,
concentration and mental faculties.