Lifestyle factors such as diet, smoking and stress can cause hair loss. External factors such as pollution, Sun exposure and hair products such as bleaches or dyes also trigger hair loss.
Physiological Causes: Nutritional factors, Decreased Protein, Calcium, Vitamins, Iron intake, increased Androgens such as Dihydrotestosterone levels.
Pathological Causes: Thyroid disorders, Anaemia, Post Child-birth, Auto Immune disease, Defective immune system results increased inflammation in body affects Hair follicles.
Any of the above abnormalities produce fragile and brittle hair, presenting as diffuse or patchy hair loss or short hair and hair that will not grow beyond a certain length. Repeated trauma to hair shaft from traction (pulling), bleaching, perming, blow-drying are most common causes of hair shaft issues in adults.
Caution: Above content is for information only, not for self-treatment or diagnosis. Medications are to be strictly taken under Ayurveda physician’s prescription only.
|Sanskrit Name||Scientific Name||Part Used||Qty.|
|Madayantika||Lawsonia inermis||Lf||2 gm|
|Bhringaraja||Eclipta alba||Lf||2 gm|
|Yasti madhu||Glycirrhiza glabra||Rt||2 gm|
|Dasani||Hibiscus rosa-sinensis||Lf||2 gm|
|Methika||Trigonella foenum-graecum||Sd||0.5 gm|
|Neeli||Indigofera tinctoria||Lf||0.5 gm|
|Amalaki||Emblica officinalis||Fr||0.5 gm|
|Usheera||Vettiveria zizanioides||Rt||0.5 gm|
Dosage:10-15 gm of powder mix with water & make a paste, apply on scalp and hair 20 minutes before bath thrice a week and wash with keshowin herbal shampoo smoothly or as directed by Vaidya.
Indications: Hair fall, Premature hair graying, splitting of hair, Dandruff, Use along with keshowin hair oil and keshowin shampoo for best results.
Presentation: 100 gm.