Holi is associated with the colour white, which symbolises the end of one phase and the beginning of a rosy tomorrow. With its arrival, we celebrate the return of colours on the trees, in the sunsets and even our wardrobes. Holi stresses the need to do away with impassive winters...Read More
KESINI “No Poo” which refers to a practice whereby commercial shampoos are discarded in favor of natural cleansing methods is fast gaining popularity. Advocates of the movement argue that once shampoo was mass industrialized in the 1970s, hair and hair care was never the same again: women in particular, went...Read More
Haircare Q&As with an Ayurvedic Doctor
Thanks to the stressful lives many of us lead, it is no surprise that hair fall, breakage, hair loss and unhealthy hair are amongst the top beauty concerns of our generation today. Moreover, to make things worse, the commonality of these concerns have generated several myths,Read More
As the festive season kicks in, choosing special gifts for all the important people in our lives can be very time consuming. This guide attempts to make this process more efficient and bring the joy back in to gift giving!
Check out, some of our suggestions specially customized for the different people in your livesRead More
A cleaner, greener holiday season
With the festive season in full swing, thinking about the quality of air we breathe while we celebrate can raise a red flag .At Kama Ayurveda, while we are strong advocates of the party mood, we are also interested in finding a balance and reducing the consequences. Here are some small steps we are personally taking...Read More
How and how often should people shampoo and oil their hair?
How often you should shampoo your hair changes from one individual to the other. If the scalp is more oily, it is okay to shampoo daily. Cleansing the scalp is more important than the hair as it is the place where sebum is concentrated. For most people, shampooing the hair twice a week is sufficient .....Read More
What are the most popular Ayurvedic Ingredients being used in Kama’s products? What are their benefits? The most popular Ayurvedic ingredients used in the products and their benefits are as follows: Sesame Oil The vitamin E found in sesame oil acts as an excellent antioxidant. A natural sunscreen....Read More
We use steam distillation to make our super pure rose water. Here’s how: 1. Rose petals are collected in a copper container as per the grade and strength required. The ‘grade’ refers to the type of flower and ‘strength’ refers to the ratio of flower petals to water. This container is then completely sealed so that the risk of contamination is minimized.A fire is then lit below this container which causes...Read More
How would you define an organic beauty product? What are the parameters by which a user can identify an organic product?If a cosmetic, body care or personal care product contains or is made up of agricultural ingredients and can meet the National Organic Program (NOP) organic production, handling, processing and labelling standards, it may be eligible to be certified as an organic beauty product ...Read More