Shikakai, scientifically known as Acacia Concinna and commonly called soap pod, is a climbing shrub from the Acacia genus.Since ancestral times, Pure, Organic, Natural Shikakai Powder (Acacia concinna) has been used in Ayurvedic medicine as a hair cleanser. Shikakai is a mild natural shampoo, and it's 100% CRUELTY FREE. We can mix this shikakai powder with many more natural ingredients like adding oil, meera and make our hair lustrous and beautiful.
Benefits of using Shikakai Powder
Cleanses hair and scalp
May remove lice and dandruff
Helps developing stronger and thicker hair
Soothes scalp and may strengthen hair roots
Shikakai is rich in Antioxidants and Vitamin C
Works as a gentle detangles
Hair greying may be slowed down due to its antioxidant properties.
Even though it does not produce lots of lather like sulfate-rich commercial shampoos, it cleanses the scalp perfectly with its naturally low pH and makes hair beautiful without stripping of its natural oils. The fruit pods of shikakai are dried under the sun and ground into a fine powder, which is then turned into a paste by adding water for washing hair.
Shikakai is for External Use Only.
Ingredients: Pure Shikakai Fruit Pods Powder - 100%.
No External Coloring Agents
No Additives - 100% Pure and Natural.
For Cosmetics Purposes Only - This product is not meant for Human nor Animal consumption.
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