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Shikakai powder

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Wash your hair naturally while strengthening and detangling it with this Indian powder with many properties.

Uses: Hair care

Indications: All hair types, sensitive scalp, dull hair, dandruff

Shikakai powder
gainant adoucissant nettoyant
3.53 oz


Cleansing, softening, shaping!

An essential part of the Ayurvedic tradition, Shikakai powder, rich in vegetable saponin, is traditionally used as a cleansing paste to replace shampoo.

Thanks to its naturally low PH, it washes gently without attacking the scalp and lengths while having many benefits. It is appreciated for its sheathing action, it strengthens, detangles and restores shine to the hair. So much so that it will even replace your conditioner.

The botanical minute

Acacia concinna is a climbing shrub common in warm areas of central and southern India. This thorny shrub can grow up to 5 meters in height and is part of the legume family. Its fruit from which the powder comes is in the form of a slightly flattened pod. This species is considered an invasive species in New Caledonia.


Identité du produit

INCI: Acacia Concinna fruit powder 

Names: Acacia Concinna 
Origin: India 
Part used: Fruits 
Method of production: Dried and powdered fruits (pods) 
Solubility: Insoluble in water and in oil 
Color of powder: Light brown

100g kraft paper bag with zip closure.
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Keep away from heat, light and humidity. Close the container tightly after use.


It is advised to avoid using containers and utensils in metal (different from stainless steel). 

It is advised to carry out a test in the bend of the elbow or in a small area 24 hours before application to avoid any reactions. 

Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact with eyes, rinse for several minutes by opening the eyelids. Do not ingest. If swallowed, rinse your mouth. 

Did you know?

Acacia concinna leaves have an acid taste and are sometimes used in chutneys.

”Shikakai” means “fruit for the hair” in Tamil language.




Natural Washing Agent

Gently cleans

Brings strength and shine to the hair

Detangling aid

Hair growth

Qualité du produit

Our plant powders are 100% pure and natural.

Obtained by grinding the plants, we guarantee excellent quality products with preserved properties.

Particular care is taken to ensure the quality of the materials selected. All our products are composed of ingredients of natural origin and/or from organic farming.

Our commitment includes the use of healthy ingredients and alternatives to controversial ingredients. 

WAAM products are made in France. Their packaging is designed to limit the impact on the environment.

We have therefore chosen not to use over-packaging and any superfluous packaging accessories.


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Aliette L. published the 13/05/2021 following an order made on 19/04/2021


Très bon produit

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Marie C. published the 07/05/2021 following an order made on 09/04/2021



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Johanna S. published the 28/04/2021 following an order made on 02/04/2021


Très bien

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Diana C. published the 13/04/2021 following an order made on 19/03/2021


J’aime beaucoup le produit, il nettoie bien les cheveux et les rend doux. Mais personnellement il m’irrite un peu le nez.

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Veronique S. published the 29/03/2021 following an order made on 06/03/2021


Très bon produit !! J’adore

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Olivier M. published the 27/03/2021 following an order made on 21/02/2021


Très bien. Le paquet est adapté au produit.

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Géraldine L. published the 13/04/2020 following an order made on 29/03/2020


Associée à la poudre de baobab, super mélange

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