Yashtimadhu Oil is an Ayurvedic medicine in. It is an herbal Taila preparation used in the treatment of hair fall and baldness. This oil is prepared with Sesame oil base.
- It is used in the treatment of hair fall, and baldness. It promotes hair growth.
Effect on Tridosha – Balances kapha.
How To Use
It is used for an Ayurveda Panchakarma therapy called as Nasya (nasal instillation of drops of the oil)
How long to use: It can be used upto 1 – 2 months based on doctor’s prescription.
The Nasya procedure should only be undergone under strict medical supervision.
There are no known side effects with this oil on external application.
Keep out of reach and sight of children. Store in a cool dry place.
तैलं सयष्टीमधुकैः क्षीरे धात्रीफलैः शृतम् ।
नस्ये दत्तं जनयति केशान् श्मश्रुणि चाप्यथ ॥
(भैषज्यरत्नावली, क्षुद्ररोगचिकित्सा, 60/146)
tailaṃ sayaṣṭīmadhukaiḥ kṣīre dhātrīphalaiḥ śṛtam |
nasye dattaṃ janayati keśān śmaśruṇi cāpyatha ||
(bhaiṣajyaratnāvalī, kṣudrarogacikitsā, 60/146)
Yashtimadhu Oil ingredients, how to make:
|Sl no||Sanskrit name||Botanical name||Parts used||Quantity|
|1||Tilataila||Sesasmum indicum||Oil||768 ml|
|2||Ksheera||Cow milk||Milk||3.072 liters|
|3||Yashtimadhu||Glycyrrhiza glabra||Root||192 g|
|4||Dhatri||Emblica officinalis||Fruit||382 g|
|Water for decoction (for Dhatri) – 12.288 liters, boiled and reduced to 3.072 liters, filtered.|
All the ingredients are mixed and boiled till total moisture is lost from the oil, filtered.
Reference and Shelf Life
Bhaishajya Ratnavali 60/146
Shelf life: 3 years from the date of manufacture.
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.
this product be applied after steam therapy?
No. Oil is best applied before steam therapy. This is as per basic Ayurvedic principles.