There are many types of vasti ayurvedic treatments, but it is broadly classified into:
- Kashaya Vasti : It is a therapeutic and cleansing enema where a combination of honey, oil, herbal paste and herbal decoction is administered as per the patient's requirements and condition.
- Kativasti : It is a treatment where a frame of black gram paste is performed on your lower back and is filled with specially prepared warm herbal oil.
- Urovasthi : Warm medicated oil is poured and retained over the chest region through a channel prepared by herbal paste for a specific period of time.
- Shirovasthi : A leather container is fixed on the head and prescribed herbal oil is retained inside the container for a particular duration.