Shikakai (Ritha)

Shikakai (Ritha)

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250 gm - Rs. 75


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Shikakai/Ritha

Shikakai has been used traditionally for hair care in the Indian Subcontinent since ancient times. It is one of the Ayurvedicmedicinal plants

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India as shikakai "fruit for hair" in its use as a traditional shampoo. In order to prepare it the fruit pods, leaves and bark of the plant are dried, ground into a powder, then made into a paste. While this traditional shampoo does not produce the normal amount of lather that a sulfate-containing shampoo would, it is considered a good cleanser. It is mild, having a naturally low pH, and doesn't strip hair of natural oils. Usually no conditioner is needed, for shikakai also acts as a detangler. An infusion of the leaves has been used in anti-dandruff preparations.

Health Benefits of Shikakai for Hair:

Shikakai make your hair softer and add a amazing shine to it.

Its strengthens hair roots, shikakai helps to stronger and healthier hair, with lesser hair fall.

Used regularly, Shikakai can cure dandruff.

Shikakai Prevents a dry scalp.

Shikakai hair pack can give relief on a hot days, relieve a headache.

Shikakai/Ritha Is Called:

Botanical name : Acacia sinuata
Family : Mimosaceae
Sanskrit : Bahuphenarasa, Bhuriphena, Carmasava, Charmakansa, Charmakasa, Phenila, Saptala
Assamese : Amsikira, Kachuai, Pasoi tenga, Suse lewa
Bengali: Ban ritha, Ritha, Riitha
English : Shikakai (India), Soap pod, Soap pod wattle, Soap acacia, Soap-nut acacia
Gujarati : Shikakai
Hindi: Hikakai, Kochi, Righa, Ritha (Reetha), Saatalaa, Shika, Shikakai
Malayalam : Carmalanta, Carmalantala, Chikaka, Chinikka, Cikkakka, Cinikka, Civikka
Marathi: Shikakai, Reetah
Oriya : Vimala
Tamil: Cikkay, Ciyakkay, Shika, Shikakai, Shikai (Sheekay), Shikaikkay
Telugu : Chikaya (Cheekaya), Gogu, Shiikaya, Siikaya