Skin Diseases (psoriasis, eczema, allergic dermatitis etc.)
Infections or toxic reactions are the most common reasons for Skin diseases. Reasons might be microbial infection, gastrointestinal disorder or exposure to other toxic substances. The biggest, most prevalent challenge is psoriasis and its reasons haven’t been identified. People working in industrial areas are susceptible to most chronic skin conditions. But one thing is needless to say, improper lifestyle and stress aggravates it.
Psoriasis usually starts in the scalp, below the knees or elbows or in the back of the ears. Usually it’s mistaken for dandruff until the specialist confirms it as psoriasis. It presents mostly in three different forms.
- Scaly irregular shaped
- Reddish coppery with burning sensation and
- Thick round patches with itching
Since skin diseases localized or everywhere the body are related to impure blood, purification of the blood is that the main treatment. Psoriasis being an autoimmune disease will need stricter regimen compared to other skin disorders. A non-infectious yet inflammatory disease of the skin that affects the life cycle of skin cells, Psoriasis causes visible erythematous plaques on the skin, covered with crusty silver scales.
Common types of psoriasis are:
- Psoriasis vulgaris
- Plaque psoriasis
- Guttate psoriasis
- Inverse psoriasis
- Pustular psoriasis
- Erythrodermic psoriasis
- Scalp psoriasis
- Nail psoriasis
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Oral psoriasis
- Eruptive psoriasis
The treatment for psoriasis is set supported the subsequent factors:
- The seriousness of the disease
- The type of psoriasis
- The size and intensity of psoriasis patches
How the affected patients will react to the medicines and coverings Improper handling of psoriasis results in rheumatoid arthritis, heart conditions and other complications. Medical handling by steroids has been never the proper way to curing it. All complications follow the same modality of treatment. This treatment gives temporary relief and, to a particular extent, some cosmetic benefit. But, actually, steroids can’t be continued for long durations because it is harmful to all or any internal vital organs. Both internal and external cleansing and detoxification is that the sole line of treatment for all skin diseases.
According to Ayurveda, the vitiation of Vata and Kapha causes psoriasis. Strong genetic predisposition, sun deprivation, and intense streptococcal infection on the upper tract can badly aggravate psoriasis. Uneven and unhealthy food habits, consumption of foodstuffs within the incorrect combination (Example: dairy products with fish or chicken), an excessive amount of intake of yogurt, black gram, seafood, sour or salted food stuffs, etc. can trigger the psoriasis inducing pathogenesis. Cause psoriasis includes stress, alcohol, and tobacco consumption etc.
Psoriasis can be effectively treated with ayurveda treatments like Panchakarma therapies, for the whole detoxification of the body, and successful elimination of harmful toxins. Depending upon the condition (oozing/dry/scaly/full body etc.) different Panchakarma procedures are adopted. This cleanses the complete body and detoxifies it. Proper follow-up and mild to moderate lifestyle changes will help the person manage the condition rather well. Strict food restriction has got to be followed for a speedy and effective cure. The earlier the person involves Ayurveda, the higher the results.