Kumkumadi Oil is one of the miraculous natural creations made from the flowers of Kumkuma, which is identified as the saffron flower in English. It is a rare and precious flower that has the power to undo time and remove skin pigmentation, dullness, signs of aging and so many other beneficial effects on the skin. Kumkumadi oil is extracted from the strands of saffron flower and is made into an elixir after much careful preparation in the traditional ayurvedic means.
Ingredients of Kumkumadi Oil
Mulethi, Yashtimadhu, and Kandhugna
The preparation combines the potent extracts of the kumkum flower along with the goodness of Mulethi – which helps removes marks, fade discoloration and brighten the skin, Yashtimadhu is another powerful ingredient that has the power to balance Pitta dosha, which is directly linked with the heat in the body.
Yashtimadhu extracts help in balancing the heat causing skin inflammation, blemishes, scars, and other pigmentation problems in the skin. Another important ingredient used in the preparation is the Kandhugna herb which is known to smoothen and soften the skin by calming the skin down. It is an effective anti-inflammatory agent and helps relieve signs of skin infection such as psoriasis and eczema.
Sweta Chandan and Lal Chandan
Sweta Chandana and Lal Chandana are essential ingredients that are often combined with Kumkumadi oil to help brighten the skin’s complexion. Swetha Chandana is the regular Sandalwood extracts and Lal Chandana is the extracts from a rare species of sandalwood which is red in color.
Both these kinds of sandalwood are especially effective in soothing the skin with regard to skin inflammation and irritation. They can help balance out the heat-related dosha called Pitta Dosha. Red Sandalwood extracts are especially important to treat pigmentation, dark spots, and signs of early aging from the skin.
Kamal Kesar, Nisa and Manjistha
Kamal Kesar is commonly known as the Lotus flower. The extracts of this amazing flower help calm the skin by keeping the sebum level in check and making the skin soft and supple. The flower in itself has antibacterial properties and therefore helps in healing skin infections.
It reduces acne and keeps skin hydrated and lustrous. Manjistha is another vital ingredient that acts as a blood purifier. The herb is very potent in terms of treating skin diseases such as eczema, psoriasis, pimples, and dark spots on the face.
The overall result gives you bright and luminous skin. Nisa is a common species of turmeric that is a natural immunity booster and helps clarify the skin and boosts the complexion.
Benefits of Using Kumkumadi Oil
The most important function of Kumkumadi oil as we can see is the effect it has on dark spots and pigmentation. This miraculous concoction helps to remove pigmentation and prevents them from appearing on the skin.
The ingredients used in this oil all help in clarifying the skin from various skin diseases and help give you clear, disease and infection-free skin.
Kumkumadi oil brightens the skin from within by acting as a stimulant and helps improve the complexion of the skin and makes the skin look much brighter.
Balances Pitta and Vata Dosha
The oil not only does wonder for your skin but it also helps in balancing the doshas in the body. The herbs that are used balance heat and dryness related problems in the body
These were some of the benefits of Kumkumadi Oil.
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