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Shikakai Seed - Organic Hair Powder
SCIENTIFIC NAME : Acacia concinna
Our certified organic Shikakai (Hair Fruit) Powder is another essential nerbal scalp and hair conditioner with impressive side benefits. This potent seed pod is packed with vitamins, phytonutrients and antioxidents, and in powdered form applied to the head will moisturize hair and scalp while soothing away itchiness and taking on dandruff and other scalp conditions.
Net Weight: 100g (3.53 oz)
It is a well-known fact that Shikakai is an age-old remedy for hair related problems but did you know that it has other benefits too. Let us explore its several therapeutic benefits and uses.
- Hair Growth
- Anti-fungal and Anti-bacterial Properties
- Heals Wounds
- Controls Hair Fall
The radiant Ayurvedic power of 100% Organic Shikakai Powder suffuses hair with nutrients, smooths, and lends natural shine.
- Included in Hair Treatment -
Shikakai is rich with Saponins, Vitamins A, C, E, K, and antioxidants that make your hair shiny. Moreover, this natural cleanser lathers mildly and thus cleanses your scalp and hair gently while improving your hair’s texture.
Vitamin A also helps skin glands make an oily substance called sebum. Sebum moisturizes the scalp and helps keep hair healthy.
Your body needs vitamin C to create a protein known as collagen — an important part of hair structure.
Similar to vitamin C, vitamin E is an antioxidant that can help prevent oxidative stress.
Vitamin K aid in your skin's healing process if it’s been compromised as it supports the skin's natural barrier function.
- Ayurvedic Hair Care -
◉ Reduces Pitta and Kapha
Moderate in thickness, but soft and predictable to manage. Pitta imbalances can lead to early greying of hair, bacterial overload in the follicles, and redness or soreness.
SCALP MOISTURE - PITTA TYPE
Pitta dominant Prakriti, the scalp texture can be greasy that is often prone to boils and itchy dandruff.
Thick, coarse, and wavy or curly. An imbalance in the Kapha energy can cause greasiness due to sebum overproduction. Unpleasant symptoms can include hair fall and an itchy scalp.
SCALP MOISTURE - KAPHA TYPE
In a well balanced Kapha hair type, you may observe normal scalp texture with adequate levels of moisture. But, aggravation in Kapha dosha results in oily scalp with dandruff.