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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 11, Issue 4 (2022)

Formulation and Evaluation of herbal shampoo using neem, amla and reetha extract

Author(s):

Ishita Kumari, Ishita Sarkar, Ishika Sanyashi, Sayak Das and Rajat Das

Abstract:

Background: The formulated shampoo contains amla fruit, which is a great source of vitamin A and various minerals which helps in reducing hair loss, neem leaf, helps in sealing hair follicles, treats head lice and conditions scalp and reetha fruit, an anti-inflammatory herb which is used to treat dandruff and other infection of the scalp.
Aim: The aim of this study is to evaluate and formulate herbal shampoo containing all natural components with an emphasis on efficacy and safety.
Methods: Leaves of Azadirachta indica and fruits of Phyllanthus emblica and Sapindus mukorossi were used in the formulation and subjected to Physical properties and appearance pH determination, wetting test, skin irritability, forms formation and stability.
Conclusion: The evaluation parameters were fulfilled and shown in acceptance range and can be further instigated for production and testing.
Result: The prepared herbal cleanser was found to be in the stipulated pH range, good stability, cleansing property, foam formation, viscosity, density, no skin irritation and microbial growth.
 

Pages: 179-184  |  2583 Views  1611 Downloads


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How to cite this article:
Ishita Kumari, Ishita Sarkar, Ishika Sanyashi, Sayak Das and Rajat Das. Formulation and Evaluation of herbal shampoo using neem, amla and reetha extract. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2022;11(4):179-184.

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