Eclipta prostrata flower


Bhringaraj oil is has anti-aging properties, as it has a rejuvenating effect on the body. It is also given as a general tonic in cases of debility.

Eclipta alba flower


Bhringaraj is used extensively by Ayurvedic practitioners, for treating skin diseases and eye infections.

Eclipta alba flower


Ayurvedic uses :- Bhringaraj is the main herb for the hair care and cirrhosis in Ayurveda. It is believed to maintain and rejuvenate hair, teeth, bones, memory, sight, and hearing.

Eclipta alba flower


In Ayurveda, the root powder is used for treating hepatitis, enlarged spleen and skin disorders. Mixed with salt, it relieves burning urine sensation.

Eclipta alba flowers


Eclipta alba flower

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Eclipta prostrata flowers

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It is an herb supporting hair growth.

Eclipta prostrata flower


Common names :- False daisy, Yerba de tago, and Bhringraj.

The plant has traditional uses in Ayurveda. It is bitter, hot, sharp, dry in taste. In India it is known as bhringaraj, bhrungraja and bhringraja.

Eclipta prostrata flower


Eclipta prostrata flower



Scientific classification

Kingdom:         Plantae

(unranked):      Angiosperms

(unranked):      Eudicots

(unranked):      Asterids

Order:  Asterales

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Eclipta

Species:           E. prostrata

Binomial name : Eclipta prostrata