Dandruff: Anantmool hair mask DIY

Anantmool which is also known as “the eternal herb” is found in the upper Gangetic plains of India.

The scientific name for anantmool is Indian sarsaparilla. Its medicinal and cosmetic properties are immense, it is especially known for anantmool hair mask cleanser.

anantmool hair mask

Anantmool is an excellent exfoliator, this plant-based herb helps to get rid of scalp infection, ringworm, and other bacterial infections which stunt hair growth.

Anantmool has a cooling effect on the scalp that heals the skin and removes excess heat, treating scalp problems like inflammation, itching along with dandruff.

These properties stimulates hair follicles and promotes hair growth.

These properties can be beneficial for your hair, I have prepared 3 easy DIYs for you that you can prepare at the comfort of your home.

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1. DIY 1 – Anantmool hair mask

Anantmool and Coconut oil


  1. In a bowl pour a glass of hot water and place another bowl of 2 tbsp. coconut oil into it. This process is called the double boiling method.
  2. Add 1 1/2 tbsp. of anantmool powder.
  3. Apply on the roots of your hairs, and cover the rest of the length (if you are left with any).
  4. Massage for at least 5 to 10 minutes.
  5. Leave it for 30 minutes and rinse with a mild shampoo.

Anantmool acts as an exfoliator to the scalp and stimulates hairs, increasing blood circulation in the scalp.

2. DIY 2


  1. Anantmool powder
  2. Neem powder
  3. Bentonite clay
  4. Rice water


  1. Add 2 tbsp. Anantmool powder, 2 tbsp. neem powder and 2 tbsp. bentonite clay in a bowl.
  2. Add 1 tbsp. extra virgin coconut oil into the bowl.
  3. Add half cup rice water (Pour half cup rice into a cup of water and leave it for at least 30 minutes).
  4. Rinse with a mild shampoo.
dandruff Hair mask with anantmool

This DIY anantmool hair mask can help you in luscious, long, and healthy hair. It detoxifies the scalp and removes dandruff from the scalp.

The fluffy paste of the exfoliator removes itchiness and improves blood circulation stimulating hair follicles.

3. DIY 3


  1. Anantmool Powder
  2. Aloe vera gel
  3. Coconut oil


  1. Add 2 tbsp. Anantmool powder in an empty bowl.
  2. Add melted coconut oil and mix until it becomes a fluffy paste.
  3. Pour 3 to 5 tbsp. fresh aloe vera or ready-made aloe vera gel into it.
anantmool hair masks

This easy DIY removes itchiness out of the scalp and removes dandruff effectively with positive results in just a few settings.

It is known to balance the 3 doshas namely Vata, pitta, and Kapha. It also possesses stimulant and natural anabolic steroidal action on your body. The cold potency of anantmool is believed to pacify pitta dosha.

Anantmool is also known as nannari, sugandhi veru, Hemidesmus indicus, Indian sarsaparilla, false sarsaparilla, karpoori, sughandi and magarbu. It also used for anti-aging purposes.

Take Away

With anantmool hair mask, you can expect clean scalp in no time.

Let me know, how this helps you in gaining the hair growth you desires.

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