Eclipta prostrata commonly known as false daisy, yerba de tago, Karisalankanni, and bhringraj, is a species of plant in the sunflower family. It is widespread across much of the world. This plant has cylindrical, grayish roots. The solitary flower heads are 6–8 mm in diameter, with white florets.
The plant Bhringraj, also known as “false daisy,” becomes an oil when its botanical extracts are mixed with a carrier oil. Bhringraj may prevent hair loss, dandruff, and greying, though more human studies are needed.