Shikakai or ‘Acacia’ is a well-known ayurvedic hair-care ingredient that not only cleanses the scalp and hair but also nourishes and conditions. It is used for decades in India for hair wash, even before shampoo existed. Shikakai is great for hair care and below is a recipe for hair potion for hair growth using this super hair growth ingredient-
Shikakai- Has great hair growth, nourishing and cleansing properties. Balances sebum production, fights dandruff and keeps hair healthy and thicker.
Rosemary essential oil- Has hair growth properties. Helps unclog pores and boost hair growth.
RECIPE FOR SHIKAKAI HAIR POTION:
Things you need-
- Handful shikakai fruit
- 2 cups water
- 10 drops rosemary oil (optional)
In a bowl, add shikakai and water. Let it infuse overnight.
Cook this in the morning for about 15 minutes and strain.
Add rosemary oil to warm mixture and stir.
Apply this solution/potion to hair and scalp and massage. Let it stay for 1 hour before rinsing off.
Use this potion twice a week.