Jyotishmati / Malkangani oil
Botanical Name: Celastrus paniculata
Jyotishmati is a large woody, climbing shrubs, upto 10 m high and is found all over India, Basically in MP,Kashmir etc .Its fruits are 1-1.3 cm in diameter and are bright yellow in color, 1-6 seeded. Seeds are completely enclosed in an orange red aril. It has unpleasant odour and taste. The oil is extracted from Celastrus seeds and has stimulating effect on brain. It is a brain tonic which Improves memory, concentration and learning. It also improves memory retention.
Jyotishmati oil is extracted from the roots by the method of steam distillation.
The oil has a pungent smell with brown color and the ripe seeds are yellowish in color
It blends well with Almond oil.
It is useful in cognitive dysfunction.
This oil gives relief in mental fatigue, stress, and depression.
Malkangani oil has expectorant properties and used to cure cough and asthma.
This oil has anti-arthritic, analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities.
It is used for treating Inflammation of muscles and joints, including rheumatism, gout, paralysis.
Malkangni oil is also used for massaging externally in various vata rog like sciatica, lumbago, paralysis, arthritis and facial palsy.
This oil has anti-oxidant and stomachic properties. It improves digestive function and appetite.
Malkangni oi has stimulating effect on neuromuscular system.
This oil can be applied on ulcers, wounds for quicker healing.
Jyotishmati oil Improves memory.
Jyotishmati oil cures dermal Problems like dandruff.
It also aids in digestion.