It was almost a familiar scene till recent years, when you pass by a house in your neighbourhood, you can see an elderly woman sitting on the veranda helping a young girl oiling her hair. Most probably they are using a home made hair oil – with stems, leaves & medicinal plants- made as endorsed […]

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil is distilled using steam from the leaves of a plant called Melaleuca alternifolia native to Australia. It is noticeable for its camphor like scent and is gentle to the skin with its signature cooling sensation. Before the age of modern medicine, the Australian aborigines took advantage of the medicinal properties of this […]

Turmeric Blog

Turmeric is used since time immemorial in Ayurvedic, Eastern & Chinese medical systems to treat a variety of ailments and disorders of digestive system, skin, respiratory system and liver. It is one of the most widely used ingredients in these traditional medical systems mainly due to the presence of a chemical called Curcumin, which is […]

Vitamin C

Vitamin C, or ascorbic acid, is a water-soluble vitamin. This means that it dissolves in water and is delivered to the body’s tissues but is not well stored, so it must be taken daily through food or supplements. Even before its discovery in 1932, nutrition experts recognized that something in citrus fruits could prevent scurvy, […]

Benefits of Charcoal

Lately, the buzz word “ Activated Charcoal” is seen on the cover of items as a special ingredient- from facemasks to deodorants to pore strips to ice-creams. This make people think- what’s so special about activated charcoal? Is this just a hype or are there any tangible benefits?Well, let’s nose dive into this.Activated charcoal or […]

Benefits of Aloevera

Aloe vera is widely known for its medicinal properties. Whether you’re struggling with digestive problems or glucose control, here’s a look at some of the purported healing benefits of the popular plant. Aloe vera plants are easy to grow and maintain, but when it comes to their components, these plants may do more than simply […]