Jetuka or Organic Mehendi : Herb of Assam


Jetuka is a plant found everywhere in Assam , and widely used as a medicinal plant and in beauty industry .Use Of Jetuka or Organic mehendi in Ayurvedic Treatment in Assam .

Jetuka or Organic Mehendi found in Assam is used in Herbal skin and hair treatment . And it is a plant that contains medicinal value .

Ayurvedic Use of Jetuka plant in assam :
The leaves of jetuka is used in skin and hair treatment as well . The leaves are washed , pat-dried , and ground to make a fine paste in traditional mortar and pestle by the women of Assam . And this paste is used to colour skin . It is used in bridal make up , to create designs on palms and on feet . It is also applied especially in the Eve of Rangali Bihu , the main festival of Assam , and believed to keep all types of skin disease at bay for the coming year . It adds a very beautiful and unique colour to skin and nails which cannot be attained by any artificial colours .

The juice extracted from jetuka leaves have a cooling effect . It is traditionally used in Assam to reduce high blood pressure when applied to feet and palms .It has a calming effect on mind and body as well .

Jetuka’s use for Hair Treatment in Assam : Jetuka is used widely for hair and scalp treatment in Assam . The paste of jetuka leaves has hair enhancing qualities , It is used as natural colouring agent in Assam . It gives hair a beautiful reddish colour , protect hair from premature greying , and removes dandruff effectively from the scalp.


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