6 Benefits of Bhringraj Oil: An Ancient Ayurvedic Treatment For Your Hair
Bhringraj is a medicinal herb that grows in moist areas. According to Ayurveda, the leaf is considered to be a powerful liver cleanser, and the oil is especially good for the hair.
In Ayurveda, there’s a special significance of oils derived from herbs, also known as herbal oils. Centuries-old Ayurvedic text describes many useful herbs for hair. Among all of them, there stands out a clear winner – Bhringraj, the king of herbs!
Also known as False Daisy, Bhringraj is a miraculous herb hailing from the sunflower family. The leaves of Bhringraj tree are used to prepare Bhringraj oil, the most beneficial oil for hair growth.
We all want thick, lustrous, and healthy hair and we are willing to go lengths to make that happen. Hair packs, hair treatments, serums, shampoos, vitamin supplements – chances are you’ve tried it all but observed only little or no change!
What is Bhringraj Oil?
Bhringraj (also known as Mahabhringraj hair oil) oil is an oil derived from the leaves of the Bhringraj plant that is cultivated in the humid tropical regions across the world. The oil has special significance in Ayurveda and medical science.
Enriched with the goodness of nature, Bhringraj oil is rich in nutrients such as Iron, Vitamin E, magnesium, polypeptides, steroids calcium, vitamin D. The oil is also rich in proteins that make it even more beneficial for hair.
Here are some of the benefits of using bhringraj oil regularly
Dandruff and Dry Scalp
Bhringraj oil has a high specific gravity which makes it dense. This simply means that it can easily penetrate the scalp and helps in treating dry scalp.
Bhringraj oil can help in treating baldness if used regularly. It helps in improving the blood circulation at the root of the hair bringing more nutrients to support hair growth.
Bhringraj oil is known for its cooling qualities and therefore, it can help in reducing stress and stress-related hair loss. Bhringraj oil helps foster hair follicles. It is like a natural therapy for preventing hair loss. The herb contains important nutrients that fulfill the deficiency of minerals that lead to uncontrollable hair loss hence promoting hair growth.
Bhringraj oil increases vasodilation which means widening of the blood vessels that improves blood flow to the roots and thus, promotes hair growth. It activates the hair follicles, resulting in increased hair growth.
Prevents Greying of Hair
Bhringraj oil helps in maintaining the natural colour of your hair. A black dye obtained from its leaves is also used for colouring your hair naturally.
Bhringraj oil is known to improve the hair quality and also get rid of split ends. It nurtures the scalp and makes the hair stronger.
Sounds good, right? Check out our Bhringraj and Amla Shampoo. With Bhringraj as one of the key ingredients, it provides the hair with all the nutrition and benefits. This shampoo contains another hair-friendly Ayurvedic herb: Amla. Which further boosts its benefits, we will tell you more about this ingredient in our next blog entry.
Amla & Bhringraj Shampoo Bar
Amla & Bhringraj | Growth & Strengthening Shampoo Bar
Naturally, help thicken your hair with the benefits of Amla and Bhringraj oils. In Ayurveda, an Indian tradition that aims to balance and heal the body through nutrition, bhringraj is said to promote hair growth, strengthen hair, and prevent graying and dandruff. Formulated with ingredients like Castor Oil to invigorate the scalp when massaged in, and Amla oil to help naturally thicken the hair.
Ingredients: *Amla Oil, *Inulin, Rose Pink Clay, *Bhringraj Powder, Colloidal Oatmeal, Allantoin, Panthenol, Wheat Protein, Hylauronic Acid, *Cacao Butter,* Shea Butter, *Castor Oil, *Jojoba Oil, Vitamin E, Bergamot Essential Oil, *Calendula, SCI, Betaine, Distilled Water. *Certified Organic Ingredients.
Best for :All hair types, especially weak and thinning hair that is prone to breakage.
Hair types: straight, wavy, curly, and coily.
Safe For: Color-treated, chemically-treated hair.
How to Use: Rub between hands to create a lather, or rub bar directly onto wet hair. Gently massage into the hair and scalp then rinse clean. A little goes a long way!
Storage: Keep your shampoo bar somewhere dry, preferably on a soap dish where it can properly dry and drain.
All shampoo bars are:
- No Harsh Sulfates
- No Silicones
- No Phthalates
- No Parabens
- No Diethanolamine (DEA)
- No Artificial Dyes, Colorants, Fragrance
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Always consult your Physician. If you are sensitive to new products, please spot test 24 hours prior to application. Do not continue use if you notice a reaction.