The most important cause of lifestyle-related chronic diseases like hair fall, dandruff and greying of hair many of which can be addressed through regular consumption of medicinal herbs with its focus on healthy lifestyle practices. Of all the herbs used within Ayurveda, Tulsi Ocimum sanctum Linn) is prominent, and scientific studies suggest that tulsi is effective in treating various disorders.
Tulsi and Amla powder made into a paste with water applied on the roots of hair helps in strengthening the roots and darkening of hair thus preventing hair fall.
After applying paste on the roots of hair, exposing the head to the sun rays is beneficial in the treatment of dandruff also.
Apart from its curative properties tulsi is a highly beneficial and useful source of energy and general tonic for all Swallowing five leaves with water early in the morning increase physical strength, mental faculties and imparts glow to the face.
Eight drops of tulsi juice taken with water strengthens muscles and bones. Tulsi seeds boiled in milk imparts vigour and vitality.
Som & Arya Pranayam in the vicinity of tulsi plants prevents many diseases.