By Dr MS Krishnamurthy MD(Ayu), PhD
Hair care is a most incoming generating business in the world. Even though shampoo, soap, hair gels, colorants etc have significant amount of share, hair oil also takes major portion in this respect.
Handsome amount of advertise revenue also generated due to this in all media too. However the search of a best oil is still continuing with everybody, irrespective of gender and age.
Here is a quick review of classical hair oils and its main indications. Even though this is not ultimate, on due consultation with your personal physician this can be used in future days(because the expert physician will tell the way of its usage and the particular company that can be opted etc)-
For Vata prakriti people –
Asanabilvadi taila – used in the treatment of diseases related eyes, ear and headache.
Malatyadi taila – used in treatment of alopecia, premature baldness, dandruff and excessive hair fall.
For Pitta prakriti individuals –
Chandanadi taila – It is a natural coolant oil. It is used to relieve burning sensation, dizziness, etc.
Triphaladi taila – used in the treatment of headache, hair fall, grey hairs, etc.
Asanaeladi taila – used in the Ayurvedic treatment of headache, ear and eye diseases.
For Kapha prakriti individulas-
Read related: Ayurvedic Hair Care – Principles, Herbs, Oils And Medicines
For getting thick/dense hair –
Bhringaraja taila / Tekaraja taila, – Learn how to make bhringaraj hair oil at home
Kayyonyadi taila, Chembarutyadi taila,
For overcoming the grey hair-
Amalaki taila / Amla hair oil – Learn how you can prepare it at home, easily
To reduce the burning of scalp-
Read related: Oral Ayurvedic Medicines For Hair Loss And Hair Growth
To reduce the itching, dandruff of the scalp-
To reduce the pain of the hair roots-
To get long and healthy hair-
To overcome the blisters/boils on the hair root/scalp-
Jatyadi taila etc
What a noble thinking of our Acharyas…..!
Each and every detail is inspected and accordingly suitable oil is prescribed. Individualistic drug approach made Ayurvedic prescriptions unique and more accurate.
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