BHRINGRAJ (Eclipta prostrata (syn. Eclipta alba) aka - False Daisy, Yerba de Tago, and Bringraj Kesharaja (“Ruler of the Hair”) Bhringraj is the main herb used for healthy hair; the Bhringraj plant contains natural chemicals known for repairing damaged hair and preventing hair loss, making it an excellent herbal cure for baldness. Indians have long used the powder as a way to help prevent hair loss and discoloration, slow down premature graying, to encourage hair growth and improve overall hair health. It has properties that can help to purify blood and resolve any skin diseases or abnormalities. Bhringraj powder may help to cleanse and rejuvenate both the kidneys and the liver and improves blood flow to the heart by regulating blood pressure levels, lowering cholesterol and improving triglyceride levels. In India, it often helps treat both hepatitis and cirrhosis of the liver. In addition it may also aid in digestion and prevent indigestion. Bhringraj also enhances various senses such as hearing and sight.
- Actions: Rejuvanitive, alterative, hemostatic, tonic, antipyretic, nervine, laxative, and vulnerary. Used for preventing: • Balding • Premature Graying of Hair • Alopecia • Liver/Spleen Enlargement • Cirrhosis/Hepatitis • Bleeding • Skin diseases • Mental disorders • Anemia • Dysentery