Ashtavaidyan Thaikattu Mooss Vaidyaratnam's Kunkumadi Tailam is a traditional Ayurvedic Preparation concocted according to the Astanga Hrdayam - Bhaishajya Ratnavali 60/115-120.
Kunkumadi Tailam or Saffron Oil has an interesting mythological story of it first being prepared by the physicians to the Gods, the Ashwini Twins.
In this formulation, the herbs are infused in either Coconut oil or Sesame oil with an herb water decoction.
How to Use:
Take a couple of drops and massage gently over the face. Leave it on for 20-30 minutes and wash off.
Can also be left on overnight at the end of the night time skincare routine.
A few drops maybe administered into the nostrils (Nasyam) along with the Anu Tailam (as directed by an Ayurvedic Physician only)
As a part of a facial steaming process - Add a few drops into water and as the boiling water gives off steam, direct the same to your face
For Dark Circles - Dispense a couple of drops of the oil and gently pat around the eyes. Use either your fingers or the Isle of Skin Jade Roller and roll the oil around your eyes. Do not rub and tug at the skin around your eyes. Be gentle.
For Dark Lips - Apply Kunkumadi Tailam on your lips everyday.
As an all over body massage oil - Mix 10 ml Kunkumadi Tailam with the Nalpamaradi Tailam and use as a body massage oil. Safe to use on Pregnant Women and Babies (after consultation with an Ayurvedic Physician) and children.
Safe for Pregnant women and babies over 6 weeks old. Please consult an Ayurvedic Physician before use on babies. Dilution of oil is necessary according to the body composition of the baby.
Skin type : All
Skincare Step: Last step during the night time skincare routine and left on to wash off the next morning. If using as a massage oil, first step.
Item Quantity - 10ml
Monochoria Vaginalis (Rz.) - 1.6g
Rubia Cordifolia (Rt.) - 1.6g
Crocus Sativus (Stl.Stg.) - 1.6g
Vetiveria zianioides (Rt.) - 1.6g
Pterocarpus Santalinus (Ht. Wd.) 1.6g
Laccifer lacca (exd.) - 1.6g
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Rt.) - 1.6g
Santalum Album (Ht.Wd) - 1.6g
Ficus Benghalensis (St.Bk.) - 1.6g
Prunus Cerasoides (Ht.Wd) - 1.6g
Nelumbo Nucifera (Stmn.) - 1.6g
Laccifer Lacca (Exd.) - 0.5g
Casealpina Sappan (Ht.Wd) - 0.5g
Rubia Cordifolia (Rt.) - 0.5g
Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Rt.) - 0.5g
Crocus Sativus (Stl./Stg.) - 0.5g
Base and Others:
Sesame Oil - 10ml
Goat Milk - 20 ml
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