Amla, Phyllanthus emblica, also known as the Indian gooseberry, comes from a small tree that grows throughout India. Due to its nourishing fruit, it is worshipped as "Mother Nature."
The fruit is one of the highest natural sources of vitamin C and has been used for centuries in Ayurvedic medicine to treat the hair and scalp. Regular use of Amla promotes glowing skin and its antioxidant effect may help delay wrinkles. It has also been found helpful in treating eczema.
Amla is considered to be a wonder ingredient in the world of hair care. It is said to promote hair growth, prevent dandruff, and improve hair quality. It is an excellent hair conditioning herb that penetrates the scalp and strengthens hair at its root to promote stronger, healthier new growth.