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Indian Gooseberry, Amla


Indian Gooseberry/Amla
Other Names:
Indian Gooseberry, Amla, Aamla, Avia, Yu Gan Zi, Emblica Officinalis
Traditional Usages: Inks and Dyes, Hair Tonic, Baldness, Improving Vision, Menstrual Cramps, Urinary Problems,  Constipation, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Tuberculosis, Asthma, Bronchitis, Obesity, Acid Reflux, Indigestion, Jaundice, Insomnia,  Hay Fever, Rheumatism, Candidiasis, Vaginal Discharge, Gonorrhea, Cough, Anorexia, Acne
Resources: India, Bangladesh, China, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri lanka
Parts Used: Fruit, Root, Bark, Stem, Seeds, Leaf
Herbal Research: Amla (Emblica Officinalis) also known as Indian Gooseberry, is an edible, bitter tasting fruit renowned for its extraordinarily high levels of Vitamin C and antioxidants. Traditionally used for its natural hair conditioning properties, Amla is mixed into a paste to nourish and replenish the hair leaving it soft, silky and lustrous.
Health Warning: Avoid contact with the eyes. Allergy advice: Skin test this herb on the back of your hand and leave for 24-hours before applying to your head - if there is skin irritation, do not use this herb..


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