It is obtained from the sap of plants called gond or locoweed, then it is dried to form crystals. Gond katira was always used in Ayurvedic medicine for its versatile benefits. In Ancient times, it was a cure for various diseases like cough and dysentery. Simply soak a few pieces in water, after a while the crystals become a jelly consistency. It is tasteless and odorless. It has dual benefits of cooling the body in the summer and heating it during the winter. In summers it is added to many cooling drinks due to its cooling benefits that help tackle heat and heat strokes. Grandmothers would administer this in cool drinks when nose-bleeds would occur due to excessive heat! Katira Gond has power to regenerate cells and thus helps to strengthen the body against seasonal infections and improve age-related skin problems, like wrinkles, fine lines and dullness.
Gond katira possesses purgative properties and is helpful to relieve constipation. As a laxative it can cleanse the body and stimulate movement in the intestines. It has also shown benefits in those suffering from diarrhea.
Gond katira is very beneficial for your skin and enhancing your beauty. Gond katira contains anti-aging properties. It helps to delay wrinkles and fine lines. One can make an anti- aging mask using gond katira.
Gond katira is an effective aphrodisiac and helps to improve the vitality, vigor and stamina in men as well.
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Katira Has Many Benefits:
Blessing for Skin:
This Natural Gond has many benefits for our skin. It lends radiance and glow; helps in clearing out pimples and acne and overall keeps the skin looking clean, clear and youthfully healthy!
Make this GOND KATIRA FACE MASK for youthful, wrinkle-free pimple-free radiant skin:
- Soaked katira gond – 1 small spoon
- Almond Powder – 2 teaspoons
- Milk –2tablespoons
- Rose water –5 teaspoons
Mix all the ingredients together, keep doing so until it forms a paste. Apply this with a brush on your face, forehead and neck. Leave this on for 15 minutes and wash afterwards with cool water. Instantly you will feel rejuvenated. You can even use aloe vera freshly peeled instead of rose water.
Summer Cooler for Body:
This herb helps to tackle nosebleeds and loss of energy in the excessive heat of the summers. It’s prepared as a cooling agent added to cool drinks when people suffer heat strokes.
As a summer cooling agent, it helps in relieving gas and acidity. It even speeds up metabolism and helps in keeping the digestive tract clear.
Ayurveda has always suggested this herb for treating patients suffering from cough and dysentery, since ancient times.