Ayurveda means the science of life, or how to live life in the healthiest way. Simply put, it will transform your diet, the way you eat, your health, and in turn, your body, and perhaps even your mind. It is a system that is complete, dynamic, and life changing. It can help with loosing weight, addictions, serious diseases, etc. Ayurvedic cleanses are the most thorough available.
The father of Ayurveda in the United States is Dr. Vasant Lad, and his Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Fortunately, there are two stellar Ayurvedic practitioners in the Southern California area. Please let them know I referred you.