Haritaki is said to have strong anti-bacterial properties. It is revitalizing, toning, nourishing and astringent when used in skin and hair care formulations. Add haritaki powder to facial scrubs, masks, body wraps, hair wraps and hair rinses. It is one of the core ingredients used in making Trifala Powder. Some of its common names are Chebulic myrobalan, ink-nut, Harde Whole in English and Harad In Hindi.
How to use Harad Powder?
For acne and skin irritations a paste is made from
the powdered herb in very hot water and applied
directly to the affected area once it cools. Topical
Haritaki treatments can speed up skin healing and help prevent further acne outbreaks.
To apply to the hair, Terminalia Chebula is usually prepared in a hair oil. Apply as directed to combat hair loss and prevent dandruff.