Bhringaraj Churna is herbal Ayurvedic powder of medicinal herb Eclipta alba. Eclipta alba (also known as bhangra, Kesharaja) is annual herb from family Asteraceae and useful in promoting hair growth and colour. This medicinal herb has liver protecting activities. This is tonic and diuretic and useful in liver and spleen enlargement.
Bhringraja is described as Rasayana in Ayurveda. Rasayan means rejuvenative tonic that nourishes all dhatus and builds ojas. It gives strength to body and is good for skin, eyes, hairs and teeth. It alleviates Kapha/mucous, Pitta/bile dosha and detoxifies body. There are many Ayurvedic medicine which contain it as an ingredients. Few of them are Bhringrajasava, Neelibhringadi taila, Bhringraja taila, Bhringamalkadi taila etc.
Ingredients of Bhringaraj Churna
Bhringaraj or Eclipta alba
Uses of Bhringaraj Churna
- Rasayana and general tonic
- Improves hair growth
- Prevents hair fall, baldness
- Cures premature hair greying
- Good for skin, digestive system, liver, spleen
- Helpful in skin allergies
Dosage of Bhringaraj Churna
1/2 – 1 teaspoonful thrice a day with water