A major issue in today’s stressful life is the physical impact the stress has put on us. We constantly hear people talk of skin blemishes, wrinkles, hair loss and baldness: all owing to the stressful routine they follow that effects there health in a bad way. The major cause is the unhealthy, incomplete diets that lead to such conditions. Baldness is one such issue that is a major cause of embarrassment and harassment for people at work places, social circles, and many other places. Owing to the hair loss, the person feels a big lack and loss in his personality and his self esteem and confidence suffer big time.
WHAT IS BALDNESS?
Baldness can be defined as the complete or partial lack of hair and hair growth. The degree and type may vary from person to person. The hair loss could be in patches, or thinning of hair on the scalp, or complete baldness. It is more common in men than in women. Men lose hair from their crown area.
WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF BALDNESS?
The complete or incomplete loss of hair from the scalp may occur due to a variety of reasons. Some of the commonly attributed reasons are:
- Genetic baldness
- Emotional disturbances
- Dietary insufficiency
- Excessive traction or pulling or hair
- Injuries and trauma
- Medical causes like thyroid, diabetes, and heart diseases
- Lack of proper nutrition
- Certain medications
HOW CAN AYURVEDA HELP IN CASE OF BALDNESS?
Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of medicine that makes use of herbs existing in the nature and formulates herbal remedies using the inherent power present in these herbs. We in Ayurveda believe that herbal remedies bring to you the richness of the herbs in a natural, unadulterated form. These combinations help improve immunity and provide strength, endurance and will.
Ayurveda uses the inherent power of natural herbs to bring about wonderful results on the human body. The herbs are natural and 100% safe. Ayurveda helps to naturally enhance the body functioning in an herbal way. The herbs for baldness help increase the blood supply to the scalp and increase root pressure. The roots get stronger and the hair fiber becomes stronger.
HERBS IN AYURVEDA THAT HELP IN BALDNESS
EMBLICA OFFICINALIS (Amalaki)
The herb is known for its rejuvenating properties. It is a natural antioxidant that removes free radicals from the body and helps in regeneration of cells. Amla helps in increasing the body vitality and strengthening immunity. It helps in developing healthy, glowing skin and preventing premature aging. Anemia and blood related disorders are helped in a natural way. It helps in maintaining proper functioning of the liver. It aids digestion by soothing hyperacidity. This wonderful herb helps in improving immunity and boosting metabolism. The herb helps gain youthful skin and beauty. Amla has aphrodisiac, antipyretic, cardio-tonic, anti-diabetic, cerebral and gastrointestinal properties. It prevents premature greying of hair, hair loss and promotes hair and nail growth. It enhances eye sight, keeps the mouth clean, and nourishes bones and teeth. It helps to keep the intestine clean and also controls blood sugar. Amla is used to prepare Amalaki Rasayan pack.
TRIBULUS TERRESTRIS (GOKSHURA)
Tribulus is a wonderful herb for strength and stamina. It helps improve the immunity which enhances the self esteem and self confidence in men. Tribulus herb for prostate health and power helps improve erectile dysfunction. It increases sperm count as well as sperm quality as it is rich in antioxidants so it works as a supplement. It has anti aging and strength giving properties. The herb increases male fertility naturally. It increases libido in men and reduces lack of desire for sex. The Tribulus power pack and Tribulus capsules have Tribulus herb.
The Ayurvedic herb Shilajit has been popular since ages for its wonderful effects on the male libido. Ancient physicians used it for improving vigor and stamina. The herb helps in improving physical and mental stresses. Modern physicians have tested its application in cases of low libido, premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction and many sexually related disorders. The fertility rates and sperm counts increase multi-fold with the usage of Shilajit. Ayurvedic physicians recommend Shilajit herb for improving stamina and energy levels in males thereby helping them feel more powerful and efficient when working out. Our product Shilajit capsules and Tribulus power pack capsules contain Shilajit herb in them.
Spirulina, better known as chlorophyll is a wonderful natural source of energy and acts as a wonderful herb in Ayurveda. It helps to reverse age related decline in memory and learning. It possesses iron chelating properties. The chlorophyll molecule is also known as the plant blood as it acts as the haemoglobin of plants. In humans, haemoglobin is made up of iron whereas in plants it is made up of magnesium. It contains magnesium instead of iron as a central binding element. Hence, chlorophyll is popularly known as plant blood. Spirulina is the best known source of plant chlorophyll. It helps to in the growth and repair of body tissues. It is a well known antioxidant. It helps to boost the immune system and also maintains the circulatory system. Spirulina offers an endless number of health benefits. It is an excellent and pure source of chlorophyll. These special capsules contain natural ingredients that aid in preventing heart damage caused by chemotherapy. We use this herb to prepare SPIRULINA capsules.
BACOPA MONNEIRI (BRAHMI)
The Brahmi herb is famous for its magnificent properties. A few of its astonishing effects have been proved on conditions like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. It is used by physicians for stress, post-natal depression, anxiety, ADD and epilepsy. It is a major product of many a memory tonics. Stress, anxiety, menstrual disturbances, hair loss and fatigue are a few conditions where the herb has shown positive effects. These anti-oxidants remove the toxins from the body nourishes the blood cells. Another wonderful action of the herb is on the nervous system wherein it works to increase the coordination between the nervous system components thereby increasing the brain functioning. It is therefore used as a brain tonic. For its action on controlling the anxiety of the nervous system the Ayurvedic herb is used as a tranquilizer. The actions of the Brahmi herb over the brain area make it a wonderful tonic to help enhance the mental capabilities of the individual. It affects both the short and the long-term memory. It promotes a relaxed state of mind and nerves, spreading calmness. It takes care of the emotional disturbances; tension caused headaches, feeling of anxiety and depression. The herbal product is highly recommended for people suffering from ADD as it helps them analyze clearly. Brahmi is an essential ingredient of hair growth formula.