Vol. 3, Issue 9 (2017)
Treatment for hair fall and premature hair greying by poly herbal formulation
Author(s): Mohammed Basheer, A Anil Babu, T Abdu Rahman
Abstract: Hair plays a vital role in making you look younger or old and also plays an important role in the personality of human. The pigmentation problem, dandruff, loss of hair is the major problem associated with hairs. Ayurvedic system is the traditional system of medicine having major treatment across the world. The aim of study was to develop a hair oil formulation using Aloe vera (leaves), Indigofera tinctoria (Whole plant), Trigonella foenum-graecum (seeds), Nigella sativa (seeds), Cocos nucifera (oil) are with purported claims of better growth of hair and diminution in loss of hair. The oil was prepared according to Ayurvedic Formulary of India and was standardized according to Protocol for Testing Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani Medicines, Government of India. Purification of fruits and leaves was performed according to Ayurvedic Formulary of India. Organoleptic evaluation and physicochemical evaluation was performed.