Bhringamalalakadi Thailam is an Ayurvedic oil useful to relieve hair fall, baldness, graying of hairs. It is reputed in heat and aches in head. It is also useful to strengthen teeth, to improve vision etc. This medicine is formulated based on Kerala Ayurveda principle.
Bhringamalakadi Taila Uses:
If applied to head, this gives comfort to those tired from heavy strain or reading. Gives the eyes coolness, clear vision and natural luster to its white,black and red parts.
Best for ears and even better for the growth of hair.
Important in dental ailments.
Gives good sleep
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Vata and Pitta
Mode Of Usage
How to use Bhringamalakadi Tailam?
It is used to apply over scalp. It is also used for Shiro Abhyanga – head massage
It can be used in place of your regular hair oil.
How to wash off the hair oil?
Wait for at least 30 minutes before washing hair. Longer the delay, better (except for very oily hairs). It is best to use herbal hair wash powders to wash off the hair oil. One or two rounds of wash with hair wash powder will get rid off oil from hair. It is very fine, even if some amount of oiliness remains on the hair.
Traditional treatises mention cold water to wash hair and face. (Reference: Ashtanga Sangraha, Sutrasthana, Dinacharya chapter). But to wash oily hair, lukewarm water can also be used. Avoid very hot water for hair wash.
People with sinusitis may feel worsening of symptoms with this oil, if it is made with coconut oil base.
This oil, if prepared with coconut oil base is called Bhringamalakadi Kerathailam
Keep out of sight and reach of children.
store in cool dry place, away from direct sunlight.
How long to use Bhringamalakadi Oil?
For external use, it can be used for a long period of time.
Shloka – Sanskrit Verse
Bhringamalakadi Thailam ingredients:
Bhringaja – juice extract – Eclipta alba – 768 ml
Amalaki – Indian gooseberry fruit – Emblica officinalis Gaertn. – juice extract – 768 ml
Taila – Sesame oil – Sesamum indicum OR Coconut oil – 768 ml
Ksheera – Cow milk – 3.072 liters
Madhuka – Licorice – Glycyrrhiza glabra – 48 g
Reference and Manufacturers
Sahasrayoga, Taila Prakarana – 56
Arya Vaidya Sala (Kottakkal)
Nagarjuna – Bhrungaamalakaadi Thailam
During pregnancy, lactation
you were using this oil before pregnancy without any allergic reaction, you can
continue using this oil even during pregnancy.
If you have not used this product before and wish to use it during pregnancy, better to consult a doctor because it can cause skin allergy in some rare cases.
It is generally considered as safe to use during lactation, however consult your doctor for the right advice.
Can this product be applied after steam therapy?
No. Oil is best applied before steam therapy. This is as per basic Ayurvedic principles.