Coined as the “king of herbs” by many ayurvedic healers, this miraculous fruit holds great significance in the holistic healing of Ayurveda and is extensively used for curing various ailments due to its laxative, astringent, purgative, anti-bilious and anti-oxidant nature.
The excellent antibacterial and antioxidative nature of this powerful herb promotes overall skin and hair health and is strongly advised for various skin infections like acne, pimples, rashes, boils etc. It is also useful in treating scalp infections like dandruff, itching and hair fall. Application of haritaki paste on the affected area can speed up wound healing and cure acne and pimples and also prevent further breakouts.
Directions to use
Hair Pack Take equal quantities of amla powder, Harad powder(Haritaki powder), Bhringaraj powder and curry leave powder in stainless steel or iron bowl. Add drinking water to make a fine paste. Do not add more water at once. Add little by a little while stirring the mixture with a spoon... Leave it overnight. Apply on the hair the next morning. Leave it for 1.5 hours. Wear a shower cap for best results. After 1.5 hours, wash your hair normally. You do not need to apply any shampoo. You can add 1/2 of a lemon in half bucket of water and have lemon rinse at last. Adjust the powders and lemon quantity according to your hair. You can apply this hair pack once a week. You can add henna or indigo or both to colour your hair naturally with this hair pack.