Masikai / Bluejack Powder
Masikai known as Blue jack/ Nut galls in English is very much popular in India and Malaysia. In Tamil Nadu, You will find it in all
homes where there is a newborn baby. It has been used for natural
vaginal tightening since ages. It is kind of interesting the way it is
Botanical Name : Quercus Incana Roxb
English Name : Bluejack
Tamil Name : மாசிக்காய் / Masikai
Hindi Name : माजूफल / माजूफल / माजू / Maajoophal/ Majuphal/ Mazu
Malayalam Name: മാജക്കാണീ / മഷിക്കായ് / Majakaanee, Mashikkay
Telugu Name : మంచికాయ / Machikaaya
About Masikai (Bluejack):-
Manjakani or Oak is gall is very
much popular in India and Malaysia. It is known as “Masikai” in Tamil.
In Tamil Nadu, You will find it in all homes where there is a newborn
baby. It has been used for natural vaginal tightening since ages.It is
kind of interesting the way it is formed. The oak is created when the
leaves of the oak tree is attacked by an insect called stinging
wasps.This attack causes a chemical reaction in the leaves which produce
a round shaped hard ball around the wasps known as “Oak Gall”.It has a
small protrusion. The insect leaves from it after 5 to 6 months. Then it
is dried and sold all over the world. it is rich in vitamin A, C,
tannins and gallic acid, proteins. It also has anti microbes,
Internal Benefits of Masikai (Bluejack):-
Masikai for Babies:
It helps to relieve gas in babies and also helps to remove milk residue on tongues.
Manjakani for Vaginal tightening:
Masikai has a lot of uses and health benefits for Women. It has a skin and tissue tightening property. Manjakani is considered to be the best remedy for vaginal or uterine prolapse, abnormal uterine bleeding, abnormal vaginal discharge and leucorrhea. It is used with other herbs and given to women after childbirth to restore the elasticity of uterine wall.
Manjakani helps relieve urinary tract infections. Its astringent property helps overcome infection in urinary tracts, besides healing the damages in tissues, and rejuvenating skin and tissue health in the vagina.
Majuphal is highly beneficial for dealing with Post birth body. Sagging breasts, vaginal looseness are common conditions, which a mother experiences after birthing. Consuming Masikkai helps firm the sagging breasts and topical application to the vagina, used in conjunction with vaginal exercises, helps tighten vaginal tissues.
Masikkai for Kids:
Masikkai has a lot of uses and health benefits for Children. Children suffering from Diarrhea and irritable bowel syndrome or rectal prolapse after a bout of diarrhea may find relief by using Oak gull. Its anti-diarrheal property helps heal all abdomen related disorders.
Oral consumption of Manjakani helps to get relief from rectal bleeding. Masikai being antihemorrhagic helps overcome rectal bleeding.
Skin and Face care:
Manjakani is famous for its skin tightening
properties. The small insignificant dosage of Masikai can help in skin
whitening and treating skin diseases. High doses might cause skin
External Benefits of Masikai (Bluejack):-
Manjakani for Bad Odors: Masikai helps overcome bad odor from genital areas.It helps overcome foul smell emanating from private parts in women, besides terminating bacteria or fungi residing in hese areas.
Dental problems:You might have seen some Indian herbal tooth powders and toothpastes using Masikkai as one of the key ingredients. It is also used for improved oral hygiene in Children. Mouth ulcers in children is a common concern, and use of Masikai, as a mouth wash, helps heal the ulcers fast. Toothpaste and tooth powders that has Masikai is recommended for prolonged use to maintain total oral hygiene in children and adults.
Healing wounds: Masikai is an excellent wound healer.The antiseptic
property owing to its astringent characteristics helps heal wounds
How to Consume Masikai (Bluejack) Internally:-
Morning - Mix 5 gms
of powder in 100 ml water, Boil the content for few minutes. once the
water gets warm, filter the content and drink it before food. Repeat the
same for Evening Dosage after dinner
How to Apply Masikai (Bluejack) Externally:-
for Bad Odors:Use of Majakani extract solution for washing infected or
smelling parts helps overcome foul smell emanating from private parts in
women, besides terminating bacteria or fungi residing in these areas.
Dental problems: The powdered Majuphal when mixed in powdered forms of
babul bark and neem in black salt and used as tooth powder for oral
cleaning, helps overcome bleeding gums, pyorrhea, and other oral
Healing wounds:Upon washing the wounds in a solution obtained from
boiling oak gulls in water, the wounds heal faster besides avoiding
secondary infections. It is safer than commercially available antiseptic
lotions and creams.
Procurement & Agriculture Method:
90% of Our Herbs are Wild crops and 100% organic by nature, remaining 10% are organically grown, dried, and pulverized with no chemical or preservatives.
The Consumption details and benefits listed out in our website are taken from Tamil ancient books and Siddha records, as well as its been further fine tuned by our Siddha Doctors Team. Any how you are requested to consult your Doctor before use.