Eladi Tailam is an Ayurvedic hair oil used for skin conditions. This oil is formulated based on the Kerala Ayurveda principles. This oil is prepared with a sesame oil base, but some companies do manufacture this in a coconut oil base called Eladi keram.
BENEFITS OF ELADI THAILAM
- Improves skin complexion
- For detox treatment
- Arrest the wrinkles on the skin
INDICATIONS OF ELADI THAILAM
- Eczema scars
- Acne scars
- Allergic dermatitis, Ringworm infection, Urticaria
- Scabies, Erysipelas, Cattarh
INGREDIENTS OF ELADI THAILAM
Each 100 ml contains:
Drava Dravya – Here we should take as Water- 200 litre
Preparation of Kalka dravyas:
|SERIAL NO:||SANSKRIT NAME||BOTANICAL NAME||PARTS USED||QUANTITY|
|2||Sthoola ela||Amomum subulatum||Seed||48gm|
|Tila Taila – Sesame oil – 15 kg|
Method of preparation
Firstly, 200 litres of water should be taken, in that kalka dravyas of Eladi Tailam should be added stir it well. To this Sesame oil should be added, mix it well. Once it attains khara paka, can filter it well.
POINTS TO BE NOTED:
Before starting to use it daily, apply a few drops of Eladi oil over the arm area of the baby and watch for 5 minutes for any allergic reactions such as red rashes, itching, burning sensation, etc. If there are any allergic symptoms, it is best to avoid them. If there are no such symptoms, it is good to continue that product. This rule applies to all herbal oils for massage for babies.
DOSE WITH USAGE OF ELADI THAILAM
Used for external application only, not for internal administration.
For Skin diseases, the required amount of oil is applied over the affected area for an hour.
EXERCISE AND YOGA FOR ELADI THAILAM
Aerobic exercise like running, swimming, etc
RECOMMEND DIET AND BEHAVIOR FOR ELADI THAILAM
Avoid High fat and high sugar foods in daily food regimen.
RESEARCH PAPER ON ELADI THAILAM
Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis of one Ayurvedic skin oil, Eladi Tailam by MH Kumar, k Prabhu, MR Rao, B Shanti on 2019 published in researchgate.net.
BRANDS AVAILABLE OF ELADI THAILAM
AVN Ayurveda Formulations Pvt. Ltd, Nagarjuna Herbal Concentrates, Vaidyaratnam Oushadhasala, Kottakkal Arya Vaidyasala
CLASSICAL REFERENCE OF ELADI THAILAM
Sahasrayoga – Taila yoga Prakarana
SIDE EFFECTS AND CONTRAINDICATIONS OF ELADI THAILAM
If you have naturally oily skin, applying an excess of this oil can lead to increased oiliness. Hence, it is best to use this oil in small quantities.
In the case of oily skin associated with open skin pores, it may worsen the condition, especially during winter. For best results contact a qualified Ayurveda doctor.
Maintaining glowing, healthy skin can be difficult to achieve in our modern world. Life moves fast, creating stress and anxiety, which negatively impacts the skin – not to mention the levels of pollution that we come into contact with daily. So here solution arises, Eladi Tailam is an ayurvedic Tailam used externally for maintaining glowing skin.