Ayurveda Treatment for Vitiligo
Ayurveda is the oldest medical science and is claimed to be more than 5000 year old medical practice. The basic ingredient of Ayurveda is Herb. Ayurvedic treatment is completely based on herbal medicines derived & prepared from various herbs depending upon their properties.
The principals of Ayurveda tell:
“Swasthasya Swasthya rakshanam, Aturasya vikar prashamanamcha”
Meaning- Ayurveda has the theory of hygiene through which it maintains the status of complete health and in case of disease it deals through herbs and herbal medicines. The root cause rectification practice is followed in Ayurveda which makes it unique. Along with treatment of the ailment the sufferer also gets strong immunity which is needed for complete internal cure of a disease.
Since past many decades Ayurveda has successful treatment for Vitiligo and Leucoderma.
Vitiligo and Ayurveda are interrelated since past many centuries as complete and best treatment for vitiligo is available only through Ayurveda. Ayurvedic treatment for vitiligo acts on strengthening the immunity power of body. Once immunity gets stabilized, the spreading of spots gets controlled with the help of this. Along with it the process of pigment production is also re-started & regularised by using Ayurveda medicines and treatment for vitiligo. It is done by activating the melanocyte cells which are responsible for pigment production. Vitiligo treatment in Ayurveda works on root cause of it and helps in vitiligo cure.
Vitiligo in Ayurveda Texts
Vitiligo is termed “Switra” in Ayurveda. Multiple references of Switra is mentioned in Ayurveda texts. From Sweta in Sanskrit Switra is derived. It means white spot. As per Ayurveda Switra is a disorder in which white patches appear in body. Skin is a very sensitive essential sense organ of the body according to Ayurveda. Skin is a covering of human body. The pitta which is responsible for colouration of skin tone is termed “Bhrajak Pitta”. Destruction of Bhrajak Pitta and Vata Dosha can cause Switra. As per Ayurveda texts Switra is caused due to vitiation of tridosha – vata, pitta & kapha and Dhatus as- Ras, Rakt , Mans and Med.
In modern medicine, the symptom of Switra looks much like vitiligo. Vitiligo is a skin condition, in which due to loss of melanocytes cells activity pigment production gets halted. As a result hypopigmentation or colour loss of skin occurs. As per looks it can be disturbing. The treatment of vitiligo in modern medicine is applicable creams which may contain corticosteroids, UV radiations, skin grafting and tattooing etc. Which could be harmful for the patients due to side effects of chemicals ?
In Ayurveda texts, many Acharyas like Maharshi Charaka, Maharshi Susurata has indicated Ayurvedic treatment for Switra.
Herbs used for Vitiligo treatment in Ayurveda
The medicinal herbs used in Ayurvedic treatment for vitiligo white patches have effects on pigmentation along with immunity stabilization. Kanchnar gugulu, Arogyavardhini vati, Aswagandha, Nimba, Pippali, Vidang, Purified psoralea-corylifolia seeds, Tulsi, sandal oil, Punarnava are the ingredients of various Ayurvedic medicines used for vitiligo treatment by us.
The Ayurvedic medicines provided at Ayurhealthline are in form of Anti Vitiligo kit treatment and are of both oral and topical (applicable) type. Due to complex nature of disease, internal and external both way penetrations are needed for vitiligo treatment in Ayurveda.
Ayurveda has three elements of life on which complete health condition of human being relies. The Vata, Pitta & Kapha theory applies in treatment. As this Leucoderma or Vitiligo disease is considered tridosaj, all three dosas are considered to be aggravated in this. A successful Dr. balances all three dosas through his formulations for prompt and successful resolution of white patches treatment in ayurveda.
With use of these Ayurveda medicines the patch area starts pigmenting resulting into coverage of a white patch. Large patches shows brown coloured spots formation in between which is considered as the fastest vitiligo coverage pattern. Smaller spots squeeze from sides towards coverage. The Ayurvedic medicine also helps in control and management of spreading of the leucoderma spots maintain overall health.
For Ayurveda Vitiligo treatment a patient can approach the Vitiligo Specialist either online or by personal consultation. He or she can fill the online consultation form and then he can chat or talk to our Vitiligo Specialist for customized treatment of his/her white spot problem.
Ayurveda treatment for Vitiligo is considered best as it has no adverse on side effects & safe for small kids also.