Shikakai on hair is better than the shampoos available in the market.
It cleanses the hair because of the presence of natural saponins present in it.
It exhibits hair growth-promoting activity.
Shikakai is traditional hair cleanser: It acts as an excellent natural cleanser and your scalp does not get exposed to chemicals. It has low ph. levels and its mild nature suits even those people having sensitive scalp; It does not make the scalp dry. Also works as a nice hair detangler; So, you need not use a separate conditioner for hair after using shikakai. Before applying hair dye, hair should be washed with shikakai; This helps in letting the dye soak better and stay on longer. It helps in eliminating dandruff and reduces hair-loss.