Naturewell Organic Shikakai Powder is made from 100% Natural fresh crop. The triple sifted microfine powder is 100% pure and contains no added chemicals. Shikakai, also known as the hair fruit, has been used as a hair care ingredient for centuries now. The Ayurvedic herb is often used as a shampoo replacement because of its excellent cleansing properties. Shikakai Powder is naturally of low pH value, thus, it is a mild component that retains the natural oils of the hair keeping it lustrous and healthy. Shikakai is also rich in antioxidants and vitamins A, C, K, and D, which help nourish hair and keep it healthy. It is also effective in strengthening the hair and conditioning it. As a result, Shikakai Powder reduces hair loss and adds volume to the hair. It helps to fight against dandruff and protects the scalp from any other type of infection. Other benefits of shikakai for hairs are: 1. Soothes Your Scalp: A healthy scalp is literally the foundation for healthy hair growth. Shikakai can soothe an inflamed scalp with its cooling antiseptic properties, restoring its health. It also helps maintain the optimum pH level of your scalp. 2. Fights Dandruff: Shikakai also has antifungal properties that help curb dandruff. This prevents issues like follicle-clogging and aggravation, leading to unhindered hair growth. It also effectively deals with dryness and itching. 3. Nourishes Your Follicles: Shikakai is a great source of essential vitamins. Its vitamin C content, especially, helps promote hair growth by giving your scalp a collagen boost. It is also a great source of antioxidants that help prevent free-radical damage.