There are many cosmetic benefits of Sidr leaves because they contain many nutrients. Sidr is one of the important trees used for hair and skin and care for the entire family..
For the Growth of Hair and to Get Rid of Dandruff:
Sidr leaf helps to grow healthy hair and treat for the treatment of hair loss because it contains many important vitamins and minerals that are necessary to strengthen the hair follicles and its progress. The powder of the leaf is also used to wash hair to treat scalp problems and to get rid of dandruff.
To wash the hair, take several Sidr leaves or dry Sidr powder, add to it lukewarm water and leave for an hour or two. If you use fresh leaves, there is no need to soak them. Then apply the mixture on the scalp and massage it for several minutes, then leave it for about half an hour, and then wash the hair with warm water and shampoo to get a satisfactory result.
Sidr leaves cleanse, disinfect and sterilize the skin. It also addresses the problems of oily and dry skin and purifies the skin and helps give it freshness and vitality. The Sidr powder can be used as a body wash instead of using products that contain chemicals that hurt the skin.
It is possible to make a mask of Sidr leaves to tighten the skin and for the freshness of the face. Mix two tablespoons of Sidr powder with a tablespoon of organic milk, add water and mix until you get a soft paste. Apply the mask on the face and leave it for about twenty minutes or until it dries. Do not let it dry for a long time because it will cause wrinkles. Then wash it with lukewarm water and soap.
For a Soft Skin:
For a clean, smooth skin, mix a cup of crushed leaves or Sidr powder with half a cup of organic milk and water in a deep container and mix well until you notice a soapy foam and the mixture becomes homogeneous. Then rub the body with it and leave it for several minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water.
To Use as Body Wash:
Mix the Sidr leaves with water well until you notice a soapy foam. Then massage the body and leave for a few minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water, and then use a moisturizer.
Where to Get These Leaves?
If the tree grows in your area, it is possible to pick, clean and dry the leaves of the tree and then grind them gently. Or you can get the leaves or in powder form from the health stores or from the Internet.
Despite the many benefits of Sidr leaves, excessive use may cause damage and adversely affect the overall health as with other medicinal plants.