Soap Nuts ریٹھے
Sapindus mukorossi.Soap Nuts.ریٹھا
What is Reetha?
Reetha (Sapindus Mukorossi), also known as soapnut, soapberry, and washnut, is a dried fruit that comes from a tea bearing the same name. It originates in the tropical areas of India, China and Nepal. Antiallergic and antibacterial in nature, Reetha is a versatile Ayurvedic herb. Its skin is highly valued in the rural areas as natural shampoo and is now being increasingly used in shampoos, face washes, etc. It is also mildly antiseptic and has detoxifying effects.
The Benefits of Soap Nuts
Perfect for sensitive skin and allergies
Can be used in natural shampoos and shaving creams
Traditionally used to remedy lice
Can clean tarnished metal
Soap nut saponin can be useful in the remediation of metal contaminated soil
Has been studied for effects on cancer
Used in Ayurvedic medicine to promote normal skin complexion
Naturally repels insects