Contents of the article
- Healthy Hairs
- Skin Care and sun tanning
- Facial Complexion
- Ornament cleanser
- Cleaning baby clothes
- How to make Reetha shampoo ?
- How to make Reetha paste ?
- Commonly known names
- Side effects
- Others Ayurvedic medicinal benefits
If you are overtired of using shampoos of many brands even after this you just don’t get the results. Don’t be disheartened for silky and shining hairs. Try magical shopnut Reetha for healthy and shining hair. Reetha has botnical name “Sapindus Mukorossi” is an important Ayurvedic medicinal herb that is used for washing and cleaning purpose. It very helpful for strengthening of hair and better skin tone. It is originated from temperate to tropical region. Its dried fruit is used as used as cleaning agent,without harming the substance of skin and hairs.
Here are some list of benefits you must hear here and there about it. and if you are an Indian then it is not hard to believe for you that it is actually a skin specialist and skin favouring plant. let’s go with our flow and see the magical benefits of it.
Benefits of Reetha
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1. Soapnuts for skin care and sun tanning
Reetha is a great cleanser and show very awesome effect on the skin. Soapnuts make your skin soft, remove sun tanning and prevents it from drying. It makes your skin soft and tender thus good for skin health. It is also used to cure many skin problems likewise eczema, psoriasis, and removing of pimples, blackheads and freckles.
2. Improve Facial Complexions
Soapnuts water can be used as face wash. Prepare a mix of reetha liquid and essential oil (few drops). Stir it properly and apply the same on your face instead of using chemical face wash. Regular use of this, give you a dazzling face and better facial complexion.
3. Healthy Hairs
If you are a big fan of branded shampoo and febup with it’s results then definitely you have to switch yourself for Reetha. Since, ancient times, ritha has been used for hair complete solution. Due to side effects of chemical shampoos and shampoos filled with different combination of herbs and organic solution to add a shelf life to product is the basic reason of damage of hairs, most of the people faces hair loss as well as hair damage issues at the very early age. The essence of soapnuts is again well known to people but still the quality products are less. Washing with Reetha is better life insurance of hairs and treatment of naturally. It is used as important component for wash.
Method: Washing hair with reetha is a very simple procedure. Dipped 6-8 reetha after removing its seed into 250 ml of water. Soak the mixture overnight. Strained it in the morning and apply on your scalp. Wash your head with clean water.
4. Reetha for dandruff
Reetha is an excellent hair cleanser. Apply the liquid over your scalp and left for few minutes followed by washing the same with clean water. It helps to prevent dandruff and white flakes.
5 .Soapnuts for washing clothes:
Washing clothes, especially the children shows gentle effect on the skin. It is allergic free and helps to maintain the original color of dresses.
6. Jewellery Cleaning
Drop the ornaments into the liquid of soapnuts. Rub the jewellery with soft cloth. You will see amazing difference in your ornaments by getting the original look.
7. Washing your hair with reetha
Using reetha as a hair Shampoo is economical and giving gentler effects to your hair. The Reetha liquid makes your hair shinier and softer. It is anti-bacterial and anti-fungal in nature and keeps your scalp free from dandruff and prevents hair loss. It shows no side-effects in spite of using it daily that is not with chemical shampoo.
How to make reetha shampoo
To make soap nuts shampoo is a very easy task. One can use Shikakai to get the better advantages of this hare care product. Now to prepare the Shampoo, mix some pieces of soap nuts and Shikakai. Boil it into half litre of water and left it overnight to be cool. Strain the mixture in the morning. Now, it is ready as Shampoo. It is one of the best natural hair care products and provides your hair a shining look.
How to make reetha paste
Reetha paste can be used to wash hair. Making soap nuts powder is a very simple task. Take a dried powder of reetha and Shikakai. You can also use the powder of hibiscus in this mixture. Mix all these properly and kept in a small bottle that can be used time to time for washing hair. Before bath, massage your scalp with this mixture along with water. Leave it for few minutes followed by washing it off with clean water. It provides your hair a better texture and suitable shining. It makes your hair stronger and reduces the impact of hair fall. It is used as a natural conditioner too.
Commonly known name of soap nut
The various common names of reetha are Soap nut, Soapberry, Washnut, Ritha, Aritha, Dodani, Doda, Kanma, Thali, Boondi Kottai, Kumkudukaya,
Side effects of reetha
- Its contact with eyes should be avoided, it may causes redness.
- Take medical prescription,if pregnant women, especially before consuming it.
Others Ayurvedic medicinal benefits
1. Intestinal Worms treatment
Reetha assist to control intestinal worms. According to Ayurveda, worms are known as Krimi. The growth of worms is incresed by low Agni (weak digestive fire). Taking Reetha assist to improve the digestive fire and crush the ideal condition for the growth of worms.
2. Asthma cure
Reetha assist to control the symptoms of asthma and gives relief in case of breathlessness. According to Ayurveda, the main doshas involved in asthma are Vata and Kapha.
3. Obesity treatment
A weak digestive fire leads to an increase in weight is because of unhealthy food habits and lifestyle. Reetha assist to control weight due to its Ushna (hot) and Tikshna (sharp) properties. It also improves metabolism and clears blockage in the circulatory system which assist to remove unwanted fluid and toxins from the body.
*internal consumption should be under Ayurvedic prescription.
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