How Can This Ayurvedic Herb Supplement Make You Feel Great?
Bhringaraj is famous in India for its use as a natural hair tonic. A primary ingredient in most Ayurvedic hair oils, bhringaraj promotes strong, healthy hair growth and helps maintain the hair's natural color and luster. It is one of the best rejuvenatives for Pitta, and has a special affinity for the head. Bhringaraj promotes healthy nails, bones, teeth and a clear complexion. It calms the mind, bolsters the memory and supports healthy eyes and ears. Bhringaraj is also an excellent liver cleanser and supports proper function of the lungs.
Also known as bhringraj (with one 'a' only).
AYURVEDIC MEDICINAL BIOCHARACTERISTICS
Experiences are PersonalExperiences vary according to the person and constitution. Individual results may vary. The list of herbal-actions below has not be approved by the FDA and should not be used to treat a medical condition.
Here are the herbal actions of Bhringaraj:
EMETICAn herb that causes vomiting and nausea.
PURGATIVEWhere general laxatives target the colon, purgatives are strong laxatives that target complete elimination of the small intestine. Use only sporadically as it can be habit forming.
ANALGESICRelieves or reduces feelings of pain without eliminating sensation.
NERVINEHerbs that specifically go to the nervous system and brain. They can help with stress, memory, early alzheimer's, even chronic pain.
SEDATIVESedative herbs create a sense of calm in the mind and body by specifically calming or quieting the nervous system. Excellent for anxiety, stress and chronic pain.
TONICA tonic herb restores function through strengthening tissue. This can happen through a combination of nourishing the tissue, and invigorating tissue metabolism. The tonic should not be withering, as in caffeine.
SKIN-TONICAn herb that strengthens and nourishes skin, improving tone, color, moisture and complexion.
VULNERARYAn herb used for the treatment of wounds (antiulcer, connective tissue tonic).
ANTIPRURITICAntipruritics are herbs that inhibit itching that is often associated with itching skin conditions such as sunburns, allergic reactions, eczema, psoriasis, chickenpox, fungal infections, insect bites, or contact dermatitis (as in poison ivy exposure.)
ANTIMICROBIALAn agent that kills microorganisms or inhibits their growth. Antimicrobial is an umbrella term that can be broken down into specific categories of target microorganism, such as anti-bacterials, fungals, and virals.
IMMUNE-CALMINGHerbs that interrupt an allergic reaction or calm the immune system, useful in allergies and autoimmune conditions.
ANTI-INFLAMMATORYReduces inflammation in the body. Different herbs and carriers target different body systems.
ANTIPOISONOUSAn antidote for a poison. Many anti-poisonous herbs draw out a poison and are good for insect bites. Others help burn it up.
CALMS-HEARTAn herb that literally calms the heart. These herbs are helpful in the treatment of anxiety, sadness, depression, or other emotional imbalances in the heart. Related to the Chinese Herbal Category 'calms spirit.'
BLOOD-TONICAn herb that produces more blood cells in the body, or otherwise improves blood cell quality or hemoglobin content. Helpful for anemia and other types of deficiency.
VESSEL-TONICAn herb that improves the tone and integrity of blood vessel walls. This is helpful in easy bruising.
HEMOSTATICAn herb that stops bleeding.
HYPOTENSIVEAn herb that lowers blood pressure.
OPTHALMICBenefits the eyes, vision tonic.
DIURETICHerbs that promote urine formation, thereby flushing the kidneys and urinary tract while eliminating any excess water retention. As diuretics reduce water retention, they are often used to reduce blood pressure.
CHOLAGOGUECholagogues stimulate the release of bile from the gall bladder for improved digestion.
HEPATOPROTECTIVEAn herb that is capable of preventing liver damage.
LIVOTONICAn herb that strengthens the liver. It is helpful for people with a history of substance abuse, chronic liver issues from hepatitis and hemolytic anemias. Generally, liver tonics are oily, cool, sweet, mildly sour, or has beta-carotene.
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Compare Bhringaraj with these Foods
Turmeric has these Actions in CommonAntipruritic, Cholagogue, Immune-calming, Vulnerary, Analgesic, Antimicrobial, Blood-tonic, Hair-growth-tonic, Lowers-blood-sugar, Anthelminthic, Antipoisonous, Bone-tonic, Hypolipidemic, Skin-tonic, Anti-inflammatory
Turmeric Root (Fresh)
Turmeric Root (Fresh) has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Antipruritic, Cholagogue, Lowers-blood-sugar, Analgesic, Antimicrobial, Blood-tonic, Hypolipidemic, Skin-tonic, Anthelminthic, Antipoisonous, Bone-tonic, Immune-calming, Vulnerary
Stinging Nettles has these Actions in CommonTonic, Bone-tonic, Hemostatic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Immune-calming, Blood-tonic, Hair-growth-tonic
Grape has these Actions in CommonDiuretic, Nervine, Anti-inflammatory, Immune-calming, Opthalmic, Blood-tonic, Livotonic, Tonic
Dandelion Leaves has these Actions in CommonAnti-inflammatory, Hepatoprotective, Livotonic, Cholagogue, Hypolipidemic, Lowers-blood-sugar, Diuretic, Immune-calming
Pomegranate has these Actions in CommonBlood-tonic, Livotonic, Cholagogue, Opthalmic, Anti-inflammatory, Immune-calming, Skin-tonic
Carrot has these Actions in CommonCholagogue, Opthalmic, Diuretic, Skin-tonic, Blood-tonic, Livotonic, Tonic
Sesame Oil has these Actions in CommonBlood-tonic, Livotonic, Bone-tonic, Skin-tonic, Antimicrobial, Hair-growth-tonic, Tonic
Hibiscus has these Actions in CommonCholagogue, Hypotensive, Diuretic, Opthalmic, Anti-inflammatory, Hair-growth-tonic, Skin-tonic
Chamomile has these Actions in CommonImmune-calming, Skin-tonic, Analgesic, Nervine, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Sedative
Aloe Vera Juice
Aloe Vera Juice has these Actions in CommonCholagogue, Skin-tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Hypolipidemic, Vulnerary, Antimicrobial, Lowers-blood-sugar
Compare Bhringaraj with these Herb Supplements
Arjuna has these Actions in CommonHepatoprotective, Hypolipidemic, Hypotensive, Anti-inflammatory, Skin-tonic, Bone-tonic, Vessel-tonic, Calms-heart, Vulnerary, Diuretic, Emetic
Punarnava has these Actions in CommonHypolipidemic, Anti-inflammatory, Hypotensive, Antimicrobial, Lowers-blood-sugar, Antipoisonous, Tonic, Blood-tonic, Cholagogue, Diuretic, Emetic
Vidari has these Actions in CommonCalms-heart, Tonic, Diuretic, Vessel-tonic, Hemostatic, Hepatoprotective, Hypolipidemic, Hypotensive, Livotonic, Lowers-blood-sugar
Licorice Ghee (9oz)
Licorice Ghee (9oz) has these Actions in CommonHepatoprotective, Immune-calming, Analgesic, Livotonic, Anti-inflammatory, Vulnerary, Antimicrobial, Antipoisonous, Antipruritic, Emetic
Licorice Root (Yastimadhu)
Licorice Root (Yastimadhu) has these Actions in CommonImmune-calming, Analgesic, Livotonic, Anti-inflammatory, Vulnerary, Antimicrobial, Antipoisonous, Antipruritic, Emetic, Hepatoprotective
Guduchi has these Actions in CommonHepatoprotective, Immune-calming, Livotonic, Anthelminthic, Nervine, Anti-inflammatory, Cholagogue, Diuretic, Hair-growth-tonic
Horsetail has these Actions in CommonSkin-tonic, Analgesic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial, Bone-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Immune-calming
Manjistha has these Actions in CommonBone-tonic, Diuretic, Hemostatic, Hypolipidemic, Skin-tonic, Analgesic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic
Haritaki has these Actions in CommonHemostatic, Immune-calming, Nervine, Opthalmic, Anthelminthic, Vulnerary, Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial, Diuretic
Eleuthero Ginseng has these Actions in CommonAnalgesic, Tonic, Anti-inflammatory, Blood-tonic, Hepatoprotective, Hypolipidemic, Hypotensive, Lowers-blood-sugar, Nervine
TRADITIONALLY INDICATED FOR THESE SYMPTOMSBhringaraj may be beneficial for these symptoms. The suitability of any herb supplement for a condition is highly dependent on the individual. Please see your doctor before using this herb supplement to treat a medical condition.
Reviews for Bhringaraj
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This works great for healthy hair, skin and nails. I advise anybody who desires strong glossy hair to use this.