Kuzhampu (Ointments) are almost similar to thaila, expect they generally have a thicker appearance. Kuzhampu are medicated oil used mainly in sports medicine to treat impact injuries.
They are used for topical application to cure body pain or joint pains. It is also usable in different beauty care therapies.
They emanate the smell of the medicine, which can sometimes feel very unnatural and socially repulsive. There are also medicinal oils that smell sweet.
They too are prepared by boiling Ayurvedic herbs in coconut oil or sesame oil.