The herb Bacopa monnieri has the ability to relieve a mouth ulcer. If an ulcer breaks out, apply a small amount of brahmi oil on it. This oil protects it from the sting caused by food and also promotes healing of the ulcer.
5. Scalp Massage Health Benefits
A scalp massage using Brahmi oil has many more health benefits than just for the hair.
- It reduces stress and mental exhaustion.
- It promotes sleep.
- It improves concentration and memory power. The person is able to remember much more information. It can help adults deal with memory related conditions like dementia.
- It alleviates epilepsy. Regular massage with this oil tones the nerves and the brain. Frequency of epileptic seizures are reduced.
6. Joint Pain Relief
Brahmi oil is strongly anti-inflammatory. One can apply it to alleviate pain and inflammation in a joint, or in other parts of the body. One can massage it to alleviate common pains like joint pain, back pain, headache and the like. It also has an analgesic effect which provides temporary relief from pain.
7. Alzheimer’s disease
Brahmi herb has shown promise in Alzheimer’s disease as it boosts cognitive function. However, it is not certain whether the simple technique of scalp massage can provide this health benefit.
8. Be Alert when needed
Brahmi herb boosts blood flow to the brain. This is a long term process in which the brain regularly gets more blood supply when Brahmi oil is massaged. Although the oil induces a calming sensation during the scalp massage, it improves the alertness of the person during the day, or when needed.
9. Abdominal Massage
Applying brahmi oil on the abdomen can help a person pass intestinal gas. This alleviates gas pain, indigestion and upset stomach.