It has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, astringent and anti-spasmodic. It reduces skin peeling, helps in skin tightening, tones, tackles eczema and cleans out toxins as well. It also acts as an insect repellant, kills fungal infections and helps to sleep better. It improves blood circulation in the scalp, promotes hair growth, prevents hairfall, alopecia and thinning. It also preserves moisture and reduces scalp drying.