Botanical Name: Eclipta alba
Extraction Method: Infused
Description: Bhringraj oil comes from a plant known as “false daisy”. Bhringraj oil is extracted by infusion of Bhringraj leaves in a mix of Sesame and Jojoba Oils. It is rich in nutrients like Iron, Vitamin E, magnesium, polypeptides, calcium, vitamin D. It is also rich in proteins that make it even more beneficial for hair.
This herb belongs to sunflower family and grows best in moist places including India, Thailand and Brazil. It is also known as ‘Karisalankanni’ or ‘Kehraj’, is a medicinal herb and is used since ancient times in India as a powerful ingredient to balance doshas. This plant works as a natural “rasayana” for slowing down aging process of hair and makes it rejuvenated and healthy.
Prevents Greying of Hair: Regular use of Bhringraj oil helps in preventing greying of hair and helps retain original hair colour. The darkening properties of the herb may even help reverse aging of hair by restoring as well as maintaining its natural pigment (melanin).
Hair growth: Bhringraj oil is known to promote hair growth as it improves blood circulation in scalp. Regular use of this oil makes hair stronger and shinier. The cooling properties of this oil helps relieve stress and reduces stress related hair fall.
Reduces Dandruff: Bhringraj oil is a dense oil with high specific gravity and therefore penetrates the scalp fast and is easily absorbed. Deeper absorbed helps with dry scalp. It also has antimicrobial and antifungal properties which can help reduce dandruff. The anti-inflammatory properties can help deal with skin irritation on the scalp which can cause itchiness.
Hydrates skin: Bhringraj oil is quite hydrating and can help quench dry skin. Since it is an anti-inflammatory, when applied topically it may help treat skin conditions like psoriasis, dermatitis, and some forms of acne.
Soothes headache: Bhringraj oil has wonderful cooling properties which calms down the nervous system. This gives relief from issues like headaches, migraines etc.
Skin Type: Suitable for all skin and hair types
Storage: It is recommended to store carrier oils in cool dark place to maintain their freshness and maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring them to room temperature before use.