Bhringraj Eclipta Alba benefits hair growth ahe naturals oil shampoo

5 Extraordinary Benefits of Bhringraj for Hair

From helping reduce hair fall to helping promote hair growth, Bhringraj is the real MVP. So the next time you're looking for effective hair care, skip the chemical-laden products and go natural with Bhringraj. Your hair (and scalp) will thank you!

Bhringraj (भृङ्गराज) in Sanskrit translates to 'King of the Bees'. It can usually be found on ingredient labels as Eclipta Alba.

Highly regarded as a powerful hair elixir in Ayurvedic medicine. Here are 5 extraordinary benefits of Bhringraj in hair care:

Bhringraj Eclipta Alba benefits hair growth ahe naturals oil shampooHelps promote hair growth

Bhringraj is believed to stimulate hair growth by improving blood circulation to the scalp. Containing natural phytochemicals that can help to prevent hair loss. In fact, it is so popular for hair growth in India, that it got the name 'Kesharaja', quite literally translating to 'King of Hair'. When added to oils with complimenting properties in the right dosages, it can work wonders!

Helps prevent dandruff

Bhringraj is believed to have antifungal and antibacterial properties that help reduce dandruff. It can also help to soothe an itchy scalp.

Conditions hair, improves texture

Bhringraj is a natural conditioner that helps soften hair and soothe the scalp. Bhringraj contains proteins and fatty acids that help improve hair texture.

Helps prevent premature graying

Bhringraj is widely believed to prevent premature graying of hair by promoting melanin production, the pigment that gives hair its colour.

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Strengthens roots

The herb is rich in nutrients that can help to strengthen hair follicles. As a result, hair less likely to be prone to breakage. It contains proteins, iron, calcium, and vitamins like vitamin E and vitamin D, which can nourish the hair. We told you, it's the real MVP.

If you are looking for a natural way to improve the health and appearance of your hair, Bhringraj is definitely worth considering.

At Ahé Naturals, we have have been in awe of Bhringraj's benefits from the very beginning of our formulation journey, when we developed our first product, the Hibiscus, Bhringraj & Shikakai Shampoo. In 2022, we released the second addition to the Bhringraj collection with the Hibiscus & Bhringraj Hair Oil.
Bhringraj Eclipta Alba benefits hair growth ahe naturals oil shampoo
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Prasad, R. et al. (2018). A Comprehensive Review on Eclipta prostrata (L.) L. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 7(4), 2462-2465.

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