Shikakai is very useful and is used widely as soaps or shampoos as a cleanse. Shikakai powder also useful to make hair pack.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.
Popularly found in central India, Shikakai is also rich in antioxidants and vitamins A, C, K, and D, which help nourish hair and keep it healthy. The fruit is easily available, especially in powdered form.
How to Use: Add half a cup shikakai and one cup amla powder to a cup of lukewarm water. Let this sit for 1-2 hours. Apply the paste to your hair and wash it off after 30 minutes. This is an excellent remedy for dry and dandruff affected hair.