R. R. Shah, S. A. Mohite, N. R. Patel
R. R. Shah*, S. A. Mohite, N. R. Patel
Adarsh College of Pharmacy, Vita, Tal. Khanapur, Dist. Sangli, Maharashtra, India.
Volume - 8,
Issue - 1,
Year - 2018
Hair plays a vital role in the personality of human and for their care we use lots of cosmetic products. Herbal formulations always have activity and comparatively lesser or no side effects with synthetic. This study aimed at reviewing the importance of polyherbal hair oil for the treatment of common hair problems such as baldness, alopecia, hair fall, gray hair, dryness, and most common dandruff. The various herbal ingredients are used in the formulation are: Amla, Almond, Garlic, Mehendi powder, Neem, Castor oil, Arendal oil, Curry leaves, Coconut oil. All ingredients provide essential nutrients such as vitamin, antioxidant, protein, terpenoids, and many essential oils to maintain normal function of sebaceous glands. The formulated oil was evaluated for its organoleptic properties, acid value, saponification value, viscosity, pH etc. All the parameters were found to be good and within the standards.
Cite this article:
R. R. Shah, S. A. Mohite, N. R. Patel. Preparation and Evaluation of Polyherbal Hair Oil- An Effective Cosmetic. Asian J. Pharm. Res. 2018; 8(1):36-38. doi: 10.5958/2231-5691.2018.00007.2