What is Ayurveda

Firstly, Ayurveda means science of life in Sanskrit.

It is a Hindu system of medicine and it is mentioned in the Atharva Veda. It is a holistic way of healing that includes diet, meditation, yoga and use of herbal medicines. In addition, Ayurvedic products and cosmetics are also popular.

The god of  Ayurveda in Dhanvantri.

There are many Ayurvedic practitioners in India. Further, some of the big hospitals offer Ayurvedic and homeopathy treatment in addition to allopathy.

Ayurvedic Treatments and Ayurvedic Cosmetics

Ayurvedic body treatments and Ayurvedic beauty products are very popular. Specialised Ayurvedic oil massages for back pains and knee pains are very common and certainly very effective.

There are several Indian companies that manufacture Ayurvedic based beauty products such as, face cleansers, face creams, moisturisers, shampoos, conditioners, body oils, massage oils and cosmetics based on the ancient science of Ayurveda. Ayurvedic products do not contain chemicals. They are made from natural herbs. Hence, these products are extremely popular.

Some of the well-known brands for Ayurvedic beauty products are Forest EssentialsBiotiqueKama Ayurvedic(Delhi) and Shanaz Hussain 

Shanaz Husian Products

Shahanz Husain was a pioneer in setting up Ayurvedic products and cosmetics in India .Shagrain ,which is an dead cell remover ,Shalife and Sha skin tonic are popular products

Kama Ayurveda

Kama  kumkumadi skin oil , bringadi  hair oil , their night cream and hair conditioners are popular.

Forest Essentials

The Soundarya radiance cream from Forest Essentials and the Ojas glow replenishing night cream are definitely worth a buy.They also have additional  range of face creams ,moisturisers, shampoos & conditioners .


Biotique sandalwood cream ,boutique Saffron Dew moisturiser ,Morning Nectar moisturiser ,soya protein shampoos and sea kelp conditioners are certainly some of their best sellers.  In addition,their clove and tulsi toothpaste and bio Kajal are also very popular.

Ayurvedic products do not use chemicals in their formulations. They are hence safe to be used on any type of skin.

Available at Delhi:-Forest EssentialsBiotiqueKama Ayurveda(Delhi) and Shahnaz Hussain