Vitiligo is an autoimmune disorder reflected by a particular skin condition where the cells producing the melanin pigment dies or stop working. This non-functionality of melanin regulating cells results in loss of skin colour in patches. It is characterized by progressive, idiopathic white patches on the skin.
Though Vitiligo is not a fatal or life-threatening condition neither it is contagious, but it casts more of psychological stress and conflict in the mind of the patients. Vitiligo can affect the skin on any part of your body. It may also affect hair and the inside of the mouth.
Symptoms of Vitiligo
Vitiligo is generally indicated by loss of skin color in the form of depigmented or white patches of skin. Though it can occur in any part of the body, the most common locations of encountering these white patches are fingers, wrists, armpits, genital area, area surrounding the mouth or eyes, back, hands, and legs.
Ayurveda to the rescue
Ayurveda is an ancient system of life sciences that evolved from a deep understanding of all creation on this planet. The great rishis of ancient India were enlightened by the knowledge of life-saving and life-enhancing medication formulae that are extracted from all that is available in nature. They noted all these magical recipes of panacea into the Vedic texts that have been passed on for generations and is widely used today to cure a plethora of ailments.
Ayurvedic view on Vitiligo
The ayurvedic line of treatment for Vitiligo emphasizes treating the root cause with the help of herbal formulations to restore pigmentation over the white patch area and to establish the lost immunity by correcting the body metabolism.
Ayurveda highly advocates the importance of the right kind of diet for treating any disease of the body. A compatible diet rich in green leafy veggies and fruits helps in treating Vitiligo. The treatment regime is further enhanced by an external application of the highly effective Ayurvedic formulation Somaraji taila.
Somaraji Taila is a polyherbal Ayurvedic oil specially curated to cure a myriad of skin diseases. Somaraji is the chief ingredient of this taila which works particularly well for treating Vitiligo. It also contains other potent herbs and spices like turmeric, daruharidra, sarshapa, Kushta, Karanja, etc.
Action of Somaraji Taila:
Somaraji Taila is very effective in improving immunity and promoting the purification of blood which are the main contributors of Vitiligo.
Its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and anti-oxidant properties provide relief from itching, reduces inflammation and redness, and provides a cool soothing feeling to the patient.
- Somaraji Taila helps skin to rejuvenate by removing the toxins from the body.
- It is a well-known remedy for Vitiligo and is advised to apply over the affected area.
- It helps to get rid of painful rashes and manages profuse discharge.
- It helps in shrinking the white patches; the darker area slowly covers all white skin area which leads to visible skin changes.
- It acts on melanoblastic cells and successfully stimulates it.
- It brings great relief from itching caused by allergic skin conditions