Phyllanthus emblica, Emblica officinalis, Indian Gooseberry
Plant Parts Used
Color & Odor
Greenish- yellowish colour liquid with characteristic odor of amla.
Description : Amla Oil is one of the world's oldest natural hair care product.. As an Indian herb, amla oil has been used in India since a very long time.
Constituents & Specifications : It contains ascorbic acid, ellagitannins, emblicanin A, emblicanin B, punigluconin and pedunculagin. It also contains punicafolin, phyllanemblinin, lavonoids, kaempferol, ellagic acid and gallic acid.
Properties : Amla oil is aperient, carminative, diuretic, aphrodasiac . It has astringent and antibacterial properties. Amla protects cells against free radical damage and provides antioxidant properties. It also helps prevent infection.
Benefits & Uses :
Amla Oil enriches hair growth and pigmentation by stimulating the hair roots and scalp . It prevents premature graying of hair, dandruff, increases the strength of hair follicles (and thus preventing hair-fall).
Application of Amla oil over the scalp has a cooling effect and therefore , keeps the mind cool and promotes sound sleep.