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Wonder Crystal Alum | Fitkari Red Alum Powder | Water Purification | Skin Healing & Rejuvenation | Canker Sore Treatment | Pure Phitkari (Sphatika)
“Natural Red Alum, also known as Phitkari Surkh or Fitkari Surkh, is a crystal that forms near volcanic fumaroles. It is scientifically identified as Aluminum Potassium Sulfate.”
- Natural Blood Purifier
- Skin Healing & Rejuvenation
- Respiratory Health Support
- Abdominal Pain Relief
- Wound & Ulcer Treatment
- Detoxifying Properties
- Ancient Ayurvedic Remedy
Initially sourced from desert areas due to its water-soluble nature, in the seventeenth century, alum production shifted to impure alum shale found in Britain. Red alum, with its unique properties, has held significant value as a medicinal, personal care, crafting, and industrial resource.
Blood is a vital fluid, performing crucial functions from oxygen transport to waste elimination. To ensure optimal body function and remedy health concerns, maintaining pure and toxin-free blood is imperative.
Ayurveda offers Sphatika Bhasma or Red Alum Powder, a remarkable formulation that contributes to blood detoxification, aligning with the growing trend of using natural remedies for blood purification.
Key Medicinal Properties:
- Strongly deodorizing
For centuries, Sphatika (Red alum) and its formulations have been recognized by numerous Ayurvedic practitioners as a “rejuvenating substance” known for its powerful detoxifying effects. It addresses a range of concerns including blood purification, skin issues, liver protection, diarrhea relief, fever management, jaundice prevention, cough alleviation, digestion improvement, wound healing, and more.
Commonly two types of Alum:
“White alum is non-ferrous and contains only a minimal amount of iron. It is commonly used for household purposes and is also employed in industries that manufacture white paper.
Red alum, having a slightly higher iron content, appears somewhat red in color. This type is utilized in the craft paper industry to enhance the properties and pH levels of paper.”
Uses of Red Alum:
- Post-shaving treatment: Acts as a styptic to control minor bleeding from shaving cuts.
- Natural deodorant: Inhibits bacterial growth responsible for body odor.
- Minor bleeding treatment: Helps stop bleeding from minor cuts and abrasions.
- Water purification: Settles fine particles and suspended materials in muddy water.
- Canker sore treatment: The application aids in healing canker sores.
- Acne treatment: Addresses pimples, acne marks, and scars, and tightens the skin.
- Athlete’s foot remedy: Soaking feet in an alum solution helps alleviate athlete’s foot.
- Hair removal: Historically used for removing unwanted facial hair.
- This versatile substance has been utilized for centuries in various ways due to its beneficial properties.
- Purifies Blood: By detoxifying, enhancing circulation, and eliminating toxins from the body and bloodstream.
- Combats Respiratory Issues: With potent anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties, alleviates cold, cough, asthma, and flu symptoms while promoting easier breathing and mucus removal.
- Treats Abdominal Pain: Addresses lead toxicity-induced pain using Alum, Karpur (camphor), and Ahiphena, promoting lead elimination through defecation.
- Treats Wounds & Ulcers: Its anti-inflammatory and astringent properties heal ulcers and promote tissue regeneration.
- Skin Health Boost: With detoxifying qualities, Red Alum purifies blood, and protects skin from infections, UV damage, and signs of aging, while addressing conditions like acne and eczema.
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