Amla is another example of Mother Earth’s magic and perfection.
Also known as Indian gooseberry, alma is a tree cultivated throughout India and nearby countries, and it gained a following throughout the world as a ‘superfruit’.
Amla has always been used in traditional Indian subcontinent recipes for at least 1,000 years, in various cuisines and Ayurveda, for its medicinal values. All parts of Amla tree are useful, its leaves, roots, fruits, seeds, bark, and flowers are used to prepare a variety of items like juice, chutney, jam, infusions, lotions, concentrates, herbal teas and other natural concoctions.
It is ideal for weak and emptied hair, cause it makes it strong and silky.
It is also very useful as anti hair loss treatment.
Curious facts: In Theravada Buddhism, this plant is said to have been used as the tree for achieving enlightenment.
The antioxidants and vitamins found in alma berries offer several health benefits, and it has high concentration of vitamin C (6 times more than in oranges!).