Organic Brahmi Powder (Healthy Hair, Cognitive Performance)
Brahmi is a perfect infusion of two distinct Ayurvedic herbs, Bacoppa monnieri and Centella asiatica. Other names use to refer to the herb include bacoppa, centella, hydrocotyle, Indian pennywort, luei pong gen and marsh pennywort. Brahmi is a name which literally refers to the feminine and pure essence of universal consciousness as well as the creative potential that emerges from pure awareness which are the effects brought out by the herb.
Brahmi has a direct calming and relaxing effect on the nervous system and on the mind. When the central nervous system is relaxed the whole body is at peace. It is held with very high regard in Ayurveda medicine where natural healing is the principle. It is referred to as the “fountain of life” since it is believed to support longevity.
Brahmi is quite small in size with fan-shaped leaves, a small oval fruit and flowers which are either white or purplish pink in color. The plant has no taste or smell. The leaves and stems are later on used for medicinal purposes.
There are quite a number of health benefits reaped from using this medicinal herb. They include
- Treatment of Alzheimer’s
This disease is caused by an imbalance of physiological, genetic and environmental factors within the body. Amyloid formation in neurons affects the brain accelerating effects of the disease. Rapid degeneration which is the main effect is gotten rid of. Though no cure has been found for the disease, the therapeutic effects of the disease promote neurological function and bring a bit of calm to the disease.
- Stress reduction
Use of Brahmi ensures mood improvements since it has the effect of reducing levels of cortisol, the stress hormone, within the system. In this way it is able to counteract stress and anxiety effects by regulating the hormones involved. This way you will be able to have a balanced emotional state and you can focus and concentrate better on what you are doing.
- Stability of memory
Using this herb ensures mental clarity since it has a rejuvenating effect on the brain cells. This is because Brahmi has the ability to boost cognitive ability and performance. It is therefore a perfect remedy to counter cognitive issues, short attention span, foggy memory and blurred focus. Brain degradation, as age progresses, doesn’t stand a chance with Brahmi.
- Treatment of insomnia
Use of this herb encourages deep, restful sleep for those with problems of lacking sleep. Through its therapeutic and calming effects, it is able to promote daytime energy and nighttime sleep when you want to sleep. This way you are alert and active throughout the day while at night, you are calm and you enjoy improved quality sleep.
- Nourishment of scalp and skin
The herb contains cell-protective and cleansing effects and it has a very soothing effect to the skin and scalp. It takes care of the aggravations of the skin. Applying Brahmi to the skin and scalp makes sure they are cleansed, softened and protected. Wounds heal better as well leaving minimal scars. With a healthy skin and scapula, healthy hair growth is ensured.
Please read our interesting article about how Brahmi improves cognitive performance and brain health!
How to use:
We suggest taking 1/2 a teaspoon up to 4 times a day, you can mix the powder with water, in juices or smoothies.