Skin - the largest body organ - with a surface area of about 22 square feet, is far more than a protective barrier. Our skin serves to excrete metabolic waste products, regulates temperature, and acts as receptors for pain and pressure. The health and appearance of your skin, correlates with the lifestyle and dietary habits that you choose. The most common types of skin diseases mantra specialize are below
According to Ayurveda medicine, the common factor of all skin conditions is the impurity or imbalance of Rakta (Blood tissue). Incompatible food, indigestion, excessive and regular intake of fishes, milk, sour & salty foods, yoghurt, horse gram, radishes, shell fishes, jaggery, oily foods are described as causes of Rakta imbalance. It gives clinically significant improvement in arthritis on a par with allopathy treatment with the added advantage of lesser side effects. According to Ayurveda, arthritis is due to the imbalance of Vata. The Vata balancing herbs and therapies are time tested and are free from side effects.
Thakra dhara – Drizzling of a medicated buttermilk on the forehead.
Abhyangam – Traditional oil massage.
Udvarthanam – Herbal powders are used for exfoliation.
Lepanam – Application of herbal pastes; followed by sun exposure.
Caused by the aggression of yeast - Pityrosporum ovale - which lives on our skin. Dandruff like flaky, itchy rashes on our scalp and face results.
Itching, redness, blisters, and scaling develop after touching on an allergic cause. Dish wash items, detergents and chemicals are common culprits.
Occurs when melanin (pigment that gives your skin its normal color) is destroyed by the attack of our own immune system. The involved skin then becomes white.
Skin pores become clogged if there is too much sebum and too many dead skin cells. Bacteria can then get trapped inside the pores and cause acne.