Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha (Dried)
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai
Hindi - Ritha, Reetha, Aritha Tamil - Boondi Kottai Telugu - Kunkudukai, Kunkudukaya, Antuvala kayi Kannada -Amtalakaayi Malayalam - Pasakkottamaram Common English Names - Soapnut , Soap Nut Botanical Name - Sapindus trifoliatus Linn(S. Laurifolia Vahl)
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Soapnut / Boondi Kottai
Soapnuts are fast-growing medium sized tropical deciduous tree that grows about 25 m (82 ft.) tall and has circumference of 3 to 5 m (9-16 ft.). Since the plant is mostly found in Temperate and tropical regions of India and Nepal. It is found growing on the edges of the forests, in the canyons, prairies, ravines, and along the creeks, streams and rivers. It prefers a deep, fertile, moist soil, but plants are very tolerant of a wide range of soils, including those that are dry, stony or nutrient deficient. Trunk is straight, cylindrical, and can be up to 60 cm in diameter with grayish-brown scaly or slightly furrowed bark and yellow wood.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha scientifically known as Sapindus mukorossi is a common Ayurvedic medicinal herb native to tropical and subtropical regions of Asia, the Americas, and islands of the Pacific. Soapnut tree is a member of the sapindus genus and belongs to the lychee family, Sapindaceae comprising about 12 species of shrubs and trees. Few of the popular common names of the plant are Chinese Soapberry, Soap Berry, Chinese Soap berry, Soapnut Tree, Dodan, Dodani, Reettha, Soapnut, Thali, aretha mota, bhakri, chhopra, dodan, gundarasi, hathan, indian soapberry, jharlyang, kalalgera, makalawa, mukuroji, ritha, aritha, Reetha, North Indian soapnut, Washing nuts, Kanma, Thali, Boondi Kottai and Kumkudukaya.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha have been used to make natural hair care products since time immemorial. This plant is rich in saponin, which makes your hair healthy, shiny, and lustrous when used regularly. So, its no wonder that Soapnut / Boondi Kottai have been a popular choice for many people who have sensitive skin.
A deciduous plant that grows to a height of 20 m, Soapnut is found in abundance in places that receive 150-200 cm of rainfall each year. This plant can be cultivated only on clay soil.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha is hypoallergenic, absolutely odorless, and doesn’t cause any damage to fabrics. Hence, it is widely used as a cleaning agent. The sustainable nature and versatility of Soapnuts make them an important part of one’s home.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha has many health benefits and the mostly used part of this natural herb is fruit. Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha fruit is very advantageous for hair and main ingredient of many hair shampoo and conditioners.
Amazing Health benefits of Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha :
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Prevents many skin related Diseases
Being a 100% natural, washing your skin frequently with Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha can help in preventing many diseases. Although, in comparison, the chemicals in other detergents are absorbed through the skin and also into the blood stream, giving way to plenty of skin diseases. It is quite skin friendly and does not affect the skin.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Helps in preventing bad habits
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha are even given to regular smokers, as they help in giving them less craving for tobacco and related products. This product is also used to treat migraine and extra salivation problems.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Heals Psoriasis and Eczema
Ayurveda has ranked Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha highly in its lists of popular herbs as well as minerals. Moreover, this herb is used for treating a number of skin problems like psoriasis, eczema and also to remove freckles. In addition to this, Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha also possesses mild insecticidal attributes.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Treats Asthma
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha are available in various forms and one of it form can help to cure the problem of asthma. It is very important to use this herb for curing asthma. There are various other sources to cure this issue, but Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha can prove worth in the process.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Stops hair fall
Almost everyone is aware of the benefits of Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha for hair. In fact there are numerous shampoos that are enriched with Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha . This is a traditional method which importantly reduces the falling of hair. They are also very much useful for the treatment of lice in the scalp.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Tumor Cells
The generation of tumor cells in the body can be reduced by exact use of Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha . It has some best kinds of properties that will reduce the chance of getting tumor cells in any part of the body. It increases its importance for medical science.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Smooth blood circulation
Smooth circulation of blood throughout the body will make the body healthy. One of them is the head. Using Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha for hair will make your blood circulation smooth. So the head will get enough oxygen and nutrients. Your hair will become healthier.
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha Prevents Dandruff
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha helps to reduce Dandruff and white flakes because of its hair cleansing properties. Put the liquid over your scalp and keep it for several minutes and then clean your scalp with fresh water.
Precaution of Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha
Soapnut / Boondi Kottai / Reetha is not recommended for pregnant women as it may induce abortion. If in case, you develop any irritation or itching in the skin and hair after using reetha products immediately stop the usage and consult the physician. Be cautious and avoid direct contact with eyes as reetha powder contain insecticidal properties and may irritate the eyes and cause swollen eyelids.
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