Shikakai Acacia / Acacia Concinna |Herb - Deewal Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
Now In Australia
100% Herbal Products

Know Our Herbs


Acacia concinna

English Name:- Shikakai acacia.

Botanical Name:- Acacia concinna.

Family:- MIMOSAE(IEGMINOSAE).

Parts- Used:- Leaves and fruits.

Habit:- A spreading spiny shrub, branches are slender and long, sub branches are

creamish white with five rows of curved spines, leaves pinnate compound, flowers in

globosh head, yellow whitish and pink, fruits legumes fleshy, beaked and constricted.

Taste:- Bitter-Acrid.

Chemical Constituents:- Legumes (Fruit) contains saponin, Malic acid, Resin, Glucose,

Gum, Fibers.

Actions:- Fruits expectorant, Carminative, Emetic, Stimulant diuretic, Leaves are acidic,

Laxative, Appitizer, Liver stimulant.

Used In:- Chronic cough, Asthmetic obstruction, Jaundice, Vomiting, Liver disease,

Abdominal lump, Scorpion venom, Lice and Dandruff, Alopecia.

                  This herb is highly beneficial to cure various diseases at home:-

• Skin disorders, Itching and Psoriasis and Pimples:- Boil Shikakai powder (1tbsb) in

water (1cup). Cook for few minutes and apply it on the affected areas.

• Constipation, Jaundice:- Take a fruit of soap pod. Deseed it and soak in water for an

hour. Filter and drink.

• Hyperpigmentation:- Prepare paste of its powder by adding water and apply on

affected parts.• Dandruff:- Boil Shikakai powder in water. Cook for ten minutes and use this for

washing hairs. It kills lice also.

• Jaundice:- Wash and clean fresh tender leaves of soap pod tree. Make chutney by

grinding these leaves (1tbsp) with Kali mirch (3), tamarind pulp and salt as per taste. Eat

twice a day with rice.

• Bad breath, gum infection:- Prepare gargling solution by boiling Shikakai powder

(1tbsp) in water (300ml). Gargle with this solution frequently.

• It removes scorpion vemon from the body.

• This herb is beneficial in chronic coughs, asthmatic obstruction and other respiratory

disorders.

• It improves liver health and cures liver diseases.

• It is laxative and stimulant diuretic.

• It is sued for washing hair and silky clothes.

                                                 

Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs provided on the site is for

educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. Every attempt has been
English Name:- Shikakai acacia.

Botanical Name:- Acacia concinna.

Family:- MIMOSAE(IEGMINOSAE).

Parts- Used:- Leaves and fruits.

Habit:- A spreading spiny shrub, branches are slender and long, sub branches are 

creamish white with five rows of curved spines, leaves pinnate compound, flowers in 

globosh head, yellow whitish and pink, fruits legumes fleshy, beaked and constricted.

Taste:- Bitter-Acrid.

Chemical Constituents:- Legumes (Fruit) contains saponin, Malic acid, Resin, Glucose, 

Gum, Fibers.

Actions:- Fruits expectorant, Carminative, Emetic, Stimulant diuretic, Leaves are acidic, 

Laxative, Appitizer, Liver stimulant.

Used In:- Chronic cough, Asthmetic obstruction, Jaundice, Vomiting, Liver disease, 

Abdominal lump, Scorpion venom, Lice and Dandruff, Alopecia. 

                  This herb is highly beneficial to cure various diseases at home:-

• Skin disorders, Itching and Psoriasis and Pimples:- Boil Shikakai powder (1tbsb) in 

water (1cup). Cook for few minutes and apply it on the affected areas.

• Constipation, Jaundice:- Take a fruit of soap pod. Deseed it and soak in water for an 

hour. Filter and drink.

• Hyperpigmentation:- Prepare paste of its powder by adding water and apply on 

affected parts.• Dandruff:- Boil Shikakai powder in water. Cook for ten minutes and use this for 

washing hairs. It kills lice also.

• Jaundice:- Wash and clean fresh tender leaves of soap pod tree. Make chutney by 

grinding these leaves (1tbsp) with Kali mirch (3), tamarind pulp and salt as per taste. Eat 

twice a day with rice.

• Bad breath, gum infection:- Prepare gargling solution by boiling Shikakai powder 

(1tbsp) in water (300ml). Gargle with this solution frequently.

• It removes scorpion vemon from the body.

• This herb is beneficial in chronic coughs, asthmatic obstruction and other respiratory 

disorders.

• It improves liver health and cures liver diseases.

• It is laxative and stimulant diuretic.

• It is sued for washing hair and silky clothes.

                                                 

Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs provided on the site is for 

educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. Every attempt has been 

made for accuracy but none is guaranteed. Many traditional uses and properties of this 

herb have not been validated by the FDA. If you have any serious health concern you 

should consult with your health care practitioner before self administering this herb.

Disclaimer

Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs provided on the site is for 

educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. Every attempt has been 

made for accuracy but none is guaranteed. Many traditional uses and properties of this 

herb have not been validated by the FDA. If you have any serious health concern you 

should consult with your health care practitioner before self administering this herb.
- See more at: http://www.deewal.com/Acacia_concinna.aspx#sthash.0iN41m34.dpuf

Free Delivery on order over Rs.500
Sign Up for Our Newsletter:
Sign up for the newsletter to receive latest offers, promotions and updates.

Services & Support

  • Customer Assistance
  • FAQs
  • Policies
  • Privacy Policy

Follow Us

visacard

CUSTOMER SERVICES

CALL +911126169906