Baldness: Ayurvedic Treatment, Causes, Symptoms


Life isn’t perfect but your hair can be. But with increasing  trend of looking stylish and cool many of youngsters use hair dyes, Keratin therapy, curling, ironing and other chemical based product on hair which will lead to the loss of natural component of the hair and thud resulting in premature greying of hair, dandruff, thinning of hair follicles. The increasing workload is another cause as stress is a major factor for the proper growth of hair. These all will lead to an ultimate condition where the complete loss of hair from the root is there. This condition is known as hair loss or Baldness.

Let’s discuss various factors responsible for this condition and how to prevent it according to Ayurveda.



Baldness is also known as “Alopecia”.  Baldness is absence of hairs or hair loss. The sternness of hair loss can extend from a small area to the entire body. The most common cause of Hair loss is hereditary hair loss with increase in age. Scarring and inflammation is not present. Hair loss is directly related to the way people look i.e. hairline loss which leads to more aged appearance. Men suffering from hair loss were more dissatisfied with their appearance and losing confidence. In modern science, various surgical treatments are used in the treatment of hair loss such as, Hair transplantation, laser therapy, scalp reduction etc.


Symptoms of Baldness may include:

  • Patchy or circular bald spots:

Several people lose hair in Patchy or Circular spots on the scalp, eyebrows, or beard. Before the hair falls out, Skin becomes painful or itchy.

  • Gradual thinning on top of head:

It is the most common type of hair loss, affecting people with increase in age.

  • Full body hair loss:

Medical treatments and some conditions for example Chemotherapy for cancer leads to loss of hairs from all over the body.

  • Sudden hair loss:

An emotional and physical shock can lead to hair loss. After gentle tugging, washing or combing, hair may come out.

  • Scaling patches:

It is the indication of a ringworm. It may be conveyed by redness, swelling and broken hairs.


Hair loss is associated to the following factors:

  • Medical Conditions and Hormonal Changes:

Hormonal changes due to Childbirth, pregnancy, menopause and thyroid problems, can cause temporary or permanent hair loss.

  • Hereditary factor:

It is the most common cause of hair loss. This condition of hair loss is due to the family history or hereditary conditions that happen with increase in age. This situation is called androgenic alopecia.

  • Supplements and Medications:

Excessive hair loss can be a side effect of several drugs that are used in the treatment of depression, cancer, arthritis, high blood pressure, gout etc.

  • Radiation therapy of head:

After radiation therapy, hair loss can occur.

  • Hairstyles and treatments:

Various kinds of treatments and hairstyles such as hot oil hair treatment, buns, ponytails can cause hairs to fall out.

Ayurvedic Aspect

Ayurvedic Slok

Pitta in association with Vata dosha accumulate in pores leads to hair fall and kapha associated with rakta obstruct the pores inhibit the further hair growth in that region, this is called as “Indralupta”, “khalitya” or “Rujya”.

According to Ayurveda, “Asthi” or “bone tissue” is responsible for the development of hair. So bone strengthening medicines are prescribed in the treatment of baldness.

In Ayurveda, Alopecia or Baldness is entitled as “khalitya”. Main cause of baldness is the vitiation of pitta dosha in the body. Different types of asana are helpful in the treatment of alopecia such as Vajrasana, Sarvangasana, and Bhujangasana etc. These asanas improve the blood flow to the scalp region and prevent hair loss.

Herbal Medicines Provided By Planet Ayurveda

Herbal products of planet Ayurveda are 100% natural such as “Hair Care Pack” to maintain healthy hair and scalp. These herbal products are safe, effective and easy to use. These products are also free from chemicals, preservatives, binders, colors etc. Our experts proposed herbal drugs for Hair Care

  1. Hair growth formula
  2. Go richh protein shampoo
  3. Radiant skin hair nail formula
  4. Go richh hair oil
  5. Go richh hair conditioner

Ayurvedic Hair Care Pack

Ayurvedic Hair Care Pack

Description of herbal drugs proposed by our experts:

1. Hair growth formula

Hair growth formula is the combination of 6 herbal ingredients. It includes Bhringraj (Eclipta Alba), Brahmi (Bacopa Monnieri), Amlaki (Emblica Officinalis) etc. The ingredients used in the formulation are effective in the treatment of hair loss. This combination of ingredients are helpful to improve hair texture and strength. By bringing new hair roots, this product is helpful to regenerate new hairs.

Dosage– 2 capsules twice daily with water

2. Go richh protein shampoo

This shampoo is formulated with the help of different herbal extracts. The main herbal ingredient are, Bhringraj extract (Eclipta Alba), Aloe Vera extract (Aloe Barbadensis), Amla extract (Phyllanthus Emblica) Jatamansi extract (Nardostachys Jatamansi) etc. It supports healthy hair follicles. It is also beneficial to maintain healthy hair and scalp.

Dosage– Apply appropriate quantities of shampoo to wet hair and scalp. Message in circular motion.

3. Gleaming skin hair nails formula

This product is the combination of four herbal ingredients. These are Chirata (Swertia Chirata), Pit Papda (Fumaria Officinalis), Ghrit kumari (Aloe Barbadensis) and Manjistha (Rubia Cordifolia). It is beneficial to increase skin cell repair and hair growth. It helps to maintain healthy hair, skin and nails.

Dosage– 2 capsules twice daily with water

4. Go richh hair oil

This hair oil is formulated with the help of various kinds of herbs and oils.

Herbs– Shikakai (Acacia Concinna), Henna (Lawsonia inermis), Triphla (Terminalia Chebula, Terminalia Bellirica, and Emblica Officinalis), Indrayan beej (Citrullus Colocynthis) and many other herbs are used.

Oils– Sunflower oil (Helianthus Annuus), Sesame oil (Sesamum Indicum), Corn oil (Zea Mays), Almond oil (Pterocarpus santalinus) etc.

It helps to support healthy hair follicles. This nature’s combination helps in the treatment of baldness in men. It contains the rarest herbs that protects the hair roots and provides nourishment to the hair shaft.

Dosage– Apply appropriate quantities of oil to the hair every night and gently massage the scalp.

5. Go richh hair conditioner

It is formulated with the combination of several oils and extracts such as, Oils: coconut oil (Cocus Nucifera), Argan oil (Argania Spinosa), Walnut oil (Juglans Regia)

Extracts: Reetha extract (Sapindus Mukorossi), Amla extract (Emblica Officinalis), Green tea extract (Camellia Sinensis).

It helps to remove knots, tangles and provide smoothness, nourishment to hairs. It provides shine and luster to rough, dry and brittle hairs.

Dosage– After shampooing, gently apply along the length of wet hair from base to tip. Leave it for 2-3 minutes. Rinse thoroughly.

Contact Planet Ayurveda Support Team to provide you the costing / ordering and delivery information at – or Call at 0172-521-4030 (India), +91-172-521-4030 (Outside India) or Whatsapp at (+91) 9915-593-604.


Invest in your hair, you wear it every day. Protect your hair from various factors that may harm your hairs and give them care with natural herbal supplements as mentioned above rather than adopting any chemicals or hormonal therapy. In this article we discussed that there is no proper treatment of Baldness. Only surgical treatments or therapies are prescribed. In Ayurveda, herbal medications are used in the treatment of baldness and that are fully pure and effective.

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Dr. Vikram Chauhan

Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD - Ayurveda) is the CEO and Founder of Planet Ayurveda Pvt. Ltd. He is Author of the Book "Ayurveda – God’s Manual For Healing". He is an Ayurveda Expert Serving People worldwide through all the Possible Mediums, Operating from Main Branch in Mohali, India. With his Vast Experience in Herbs and their Applied Uses, he is successfully treating Numerous Patients suffering from Various Ailments with the help of Purest Herbal Supplements, Diet, and Lifestyle, according to the Principles of Ayurveda. For More Details, visit

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