Hair loss is a big stress causing issue for today’s society. It is taken as a big taboo on the personality front. People are scared of losing their hair and would do anything to keep them safe. The stress filled life routines and the unhealthy lifestyles; all contribute to the problem of hair loss. People complain of losing hair even after using the best products available in the market today. The answer is simple: these products cannot help you because they can only work on the outer scalp. The hair roots are deep into the skin and they can only be saved if we fix the problem at its root. We need to strengthen the roots deep into the skin. Ayurveda works on the same principle to help the problem by eliminating the root cause.
WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF HAIR LOSS?
The causes of hair loss can be many depending upon the individual and his/her situations. The most common causes of hair loss are:
- Nutritional deficiencies
- Genetic cause
- In medical conditions like thyroid and diabetes
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF HAIR LOSS?
Hair loss is a sign in itself. The common symptoms that can help one understand his hair loss problem are:
- Thinning of hair
- Brittle hair
- Lifeless, dull hair
- Bad texture hair
- Falling of hair
HOW CAN AYURVEDA HELP IN CASE OF HAIR LOSS?
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 hair loss 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 PREVENT HAIR LOSS
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.
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.
ECLIPTA ALBA (BHRINGRAJ)
It prevents premature graying of hair. Hair loss due to any causative reason is prevented. It helps bring in new hair roots and also help generate a good hair texture. It is sued in hair growth formula.
TERMINALIA CHEBULA (HARITAKI)
Haritaki is an important constituent of Triphala that has wonderful health benefits. It acts well in gastrointestinal ailments, in cases of spleenomegaly, hepatomegaly, tumors, ascites, and anemias. Its powder, when mixed with honey and ghee, is an effective remedy for anemia. The herb improves memory and is salutary in dysuria and urinary stones. Haritaki helps in improving appetite and helps in the digestion. In anemia of any origin, Haritaki herb is highly beneficial. It helps anemia due to haemoglobin deficiency, anemia due to red blood cell deficiency, and anemias of abnormal form origin. Haritaki is used in Vara churna.
TERMINALIA BELERICA (VIBHITAKI)
A very important herb in the Ayurvedic world, Vibhitaki is famous for its wonderful use in the formation of Triphala. It has numerous health benefits on the human body. Its action on the heart makes it an excellent heart tonic. It helps in purifying blood, thinning of blood, and removing toxins. It is used in cases of low RBC count and low haemoglobin. Vibhitaki helps cases of anemia of any origin and help regain healthy haemoglobin count and form. Our product Vara churna has Vibhitaki.