After all, how is real and natural vermilion made? know how artificial vermilion can cause harm!
In Hinduism, every married woman fills vermilion in her forehead. This is for the long life of her husband. Apart from this, there is also the scientific importance of applying vermilion. But do you know how sindoor is made? Today we are going to give you information about this and will also tell you what is natural and artificial vermilion and how harmful can artificial vermilion be for you?
Natural vermilion is obtained directly from the plant, whereas artificial vermilion is made by mixing some chemicals. Artificial vermilion contains lead oxide, synthetic dye, and sulfate, so applying it can cause many damages.
How to get natural vermilion
Natural vermilion is found from camellia plants. When the fruits of camellia plants dry up, the seeds present inside are removed. Then these seeds are dried well and their powder is made. This is the real and natural vermilion. These plants are commonly found in the Himalayan region. Natural lipstick is also made from this.
These damages are caused by artificial vermilion.
Artificial vermilion is prepared by mixing chemicals like lead oxide, synthetic dye, sulfate, etc. These chemicals are very harmful to women. If pregnant women apply it, then their unborn child is also harmed. Synthetic dyes present in artificial vermilion are the main cause of hair loss.