Natural and Thrifty in 365: #294 Gooseberries for Healthy Hair

Indian gooseberries, or amla, are famous for their ability to condition the hair.  Fresh juice from gooseberries can be applied directly to hair for a shinier, healthier appearance.  Dried amla powder can be used mixed with coconut oil to treat dandruff and other scalp ailments.  Many women also swear by their use of gooseberries for its ability to stop hair loss and premature gray hair.

Get more information here on the many uses of this remarkable little fruit!

Buy the dried Indian gooseberries (amla) whole or in powder form here.

Photo courtesy of Sailu’s Kitchen.

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1 Comment:
  1. So…is tomorrow’s Thrify Tip where to find fresh gooseberries?! :)

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