What is bhringraj ?
Bhringraj are also called as “false daisy” in English. This herb belongs to sunflower family and usually found in moist places like Thailand, India and Brazil.
Bhringraj oil contains –
- Vitamin E
- Vitamin D
BENEFITS OF BHRINGRAJ OIL FOR HAIR GROWTH
HOW BHRINGRAJ OIL ARE PREPARED
In order to extract bhringraj oil, leaves of the bhringraj plant are mixed and heated up with any supplement oil (carrier oil). Bhringraj are also found at any chemist or kirana store in the form of powder or capsules.
BHRINGRAJ OIL FOR HAIR GROWTH
Bhringraj are known to be effective for fighting against bacteria any fungal infections, itching on hair scalp.
Bhringraj oil is best to promote hair growth, prevent hair loss, strengthen hair, stop graying of hair.
Continuous use of bhringraj oil may increase the number of hair follicles.
BHRINGRAJ OIL FOR DANDRUFF
Bhringraj oil contains anti- inflammatory, anti-microbial and anti-fungal properties that stop itching and irritation on hair scalp, reduces dandruff , and also increases blood circulation by regular massage.
BHRINGRAJ OIL TO PREVENT GRAYING
Regular use of bhringraj oil on hair may prevent early graying of hair and make them to look more lustrous, helps them to grow faster.
HEALTH BENEFITS OF BHRINGRAJ OIL
As per research , ayurvedic teachings and evidence it is said that bhringraj oil is not only helpful for hair but it has some health benefits also.
REMOVES SLEEP DISORDER
Magnesium content present in bhringraj is known for relaxant properties that helps and promote muscle relaxation, helps in sleep disorder.
PREVENT URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS (UTIs)
Bhringraj contains antimicrobial properties that helps to treat bacterial infections.
DETOXIFICATION OF LIVER
Bhringraj plant leaves juice are used as a tonic in ayurvedic medicines. This tonic is used for liver issues.
SIDE EFFECTS BHRINGRAJ OIL
- Bhringraj are not supposed to be taken orally as it causes chills.
- Before using bhringraj oil on your skin or hair it will be better to do patch test on forearm and wait for 30 minutes for its reactions like redness, itching, swelling etc.
METHOD TO USE BHRINGRAJ OIL
For oiling hair mix bhringraj oil with other supplement oil and heat them. Now with the help of your fingertips apply oil on hair scalp and give a gentle massage. Then cover your hair with warm towel for about an hour and shampoo it with normal water. Using this oil twice a week will improve your hair strength and make them long and soft.
If you want to use as a hair mask then mix bhringraj powder with oil or with aleovera gel or with yogurt. Apply the prepared mask directly on the dryhair and wash them after 30 minutes.