Durvadi Thailam

Reference: Sahasrayogam

Introduction

Durvadi Thailam is an Ayurvedic skincare oil to get rid of itching and promotes faster healing of non-healing wounds. It is usually prepared in coconut or sesame oil base.

Ingredients

  • Sesamum indicum oil / Coconut oil
  • Juice extract of Durva (Cynodon dactylon)
  • Durva leaves paste

Method of Preparation

All the ingredients are processed to form the oil and it is made with Taila paka vidhi.

Method of Usage

  • It is only used for external application only and not for internal administration.
  • It is applied to scalp followed by a massage. It is applied at night and washed off the next morning.
  • It can be applied on the affected areas for half an hour and then rinsed off.

Indications

  • Relieves itching
  • Dandruff
  • Scabies
  • Faster wound healing

Contraindications

There are no reported side effects.

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