The botanical name of Bhringaraj is Eclipta Alba and it is a creeping herb. This herb with a short, flat and round stem is moisture-loving and is found as a weed in humid places, all over the world. The weed is abundantly found throughout Southwestern America & India. The plant is about 3″ tall with small white flowers growing on a long stalk. The lance shaped leaves are arranged opposite to each other on the stalk. The plant has a well developed root system. Roots are cylindrical in shape and have a grayish color. It is commonly known as babri, galagara, , Kaikeshi, Karisha-, Kesuri, Kesuria, Kesutti, Mochkand etc. the many benefits of Bhringaraj oil include:
1.Treats hair problems.
A massage with Bhringaraj oil helps in the treatment of hair problems and problems related to the scalp. It strengthens the roots of the hair and improves the general hair condition.
2.Aids in reducing stress.
Massage with Bhringaraj oil helps in reducing stress and anxiety depression. It also induces sleep and treats problems related to sleeplessness.
3.Benefits to women.
Bhringraj oil helps to prevent the problems of repeated miscarriages and abortions in women. It also helps in relieving post-delivery pain in the uterus and other related parts. The leaves of Bhringraj herb are very useful in reducing the uterine bleeding during delivery and post delivery periods.
4.Aids in detoxification.
Regular massage with Bhringraj oil helps to improve circulation of blood in the topmost part of the body including the head. This improves the supply of oxygen to the tissues and cells and helps in the removal of toxins.
5.Helps to improve concentration.
Regular massage of this oil helps to improve the concentration. It also relieves migraine pain.
Due to its anti-aging properties Bhringaraj oil brings about a rejuvenating effect on the whole body. It is also used as a tonic to improve the general strength.
7.Benefits to the nervous system.
Bhringaraj oil helps in the improvement of the general functioning of the nervous system.
8.Improves the general well being.
A massage with this oil helps the person feel young, revitalized, beautiful, and healthy. It thus helps in improving the general well being of the person.
So the next time you reach home feeling tired, instead of taking a sleeping pill get yourself massaged by bhringaraj oil and melt away all pain and stress.
August 31, 2012 4:00 am
Hi, I think the article contains very useful information. However it may be worth pointing out that the oil is probably best for hair growth and massage applications. The powder on the other hand can be mixed with hot or warm water and drunk regularly for detox http://ecliptaalba.com/conditions/detoxification