Japakusum or shoe flower, or Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, has multiple benefits for hair and scalp. It stimulates the blood circulation within the scalp, which revitalizes the hair and promotes hair growth. Adding to the same is its ability to reduce dandruff, which further betters the scalp health. It even conditions the hair; reducing dryness and softening it. Japakusum is also known to help maintain the hair’s natural pigment and control premature graying.