MANAGEMENT OF PSORIASIS IN AYURVEDA


Psoriasis At Satva Ayur Health Centre

  • Skin represents the inner health and outer beauty of an individual.

  • Skin is largest organ in the body comprises 16% of body weight.

  • Skin is one among the sense organ.

ACCORDING TO AYURVEDA:

According to Ayurveda major all skin disorders are caused by following reasons.

  • Intake of mutually contradictory food and Drinks. [Which are Heavy for digestion and opposite in Nature

  • Suppression of Natural urges and vomiting.

  • Doing of physical exercise in excessive heat and after taking very heavy meal.

  • Intake of uncooked food and intake of food before the previous meal is digested.

  • Excessive intake of food preparation of freshly harvested Grains, Curd, Fish, Salt & Sour substances.

  • Performances of Sexual act in the state of indigestion.

  • Sleep during Day time. [That too immediately after a meal]

PSORIASIS:

  • Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that causes non- Infectious inflammatory chronic skin condition characterized by Itchy [or] Sore patches of Thick, Red skin with Silvery Scales.

  • Psoriasis commonly affects the Skin of Elbows, Knees, Scalp, Back, Face, Palms & Feet but they can show up on other parts of your body.

AETIOLOGY / CAUSATIVE FACTORS OF PSORIASIS:

  • The exact cause of Psoriasis .

  • A combination of elements of Genetic, Biochemical, Immune pathological and Environmental factors is involved. Stress and drugs are also considered.

Psoriasis

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Activated Immune System Stimulates

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Skin reproduces every 3 to 4 days

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Building up of Epidermis & Keratin

[Outer Layer]

1. Epidermis Thickens

2. Blood flow Increases

3. Reddens the Skin

4. Silver - Gray Scales Cover it

COMMON TYPES OF PSORIASIS:

1. Plaque Psoriasis [Most Common form of the Psoriasis]

  • Lesions are red with dry silvery white scaling which may be obvious only after scratching the surface.

  • Itchy, Painful and they can Crack & Bleed.

2. Guttate Psoriasis

  • Commonly seen in children & Adolescence.

  • Droplet shaped small and scaly lesion.

3. Pustular Psoriasis

  • Characterized by white pustles surrounded by red skin.

  • Occurs on any part of the body most often on the Hands or Feet.

SATVA AYUR LINE OF TREATMENT FOR PSORIASIS:

According to Ayurveda

  • Shamanoushadi [On Medication]

  • Shodana [Purification through Panchakarma]

  • Pathya-Apathya [Diet & Regimen]

COMPLICATION OF PSORIASIS:

Psoriatic Arthropathy

It involves Joints, give rises to stiffness and pain.

DON’TS:

  • Avoid heavy milk products like Paneer, Cheese, Deep oily fried items, Non-veg, Curd.

  • Sleeping day time immediately after a meal.

  • Avoid protein rich food items like peanuts, Cash nut, etc.

  • Avoid Junk food and Bakery items.

Author: Dr. Gayathri S Kiran,

Satva Ayur Health Centre,

#404, 4th Cross, Jayanagar 7th Block

Near Govt Herige Hospital

OPP NSVK School, Bangalore 560070

Ph.: +91 9448942843 | 080 26760088

www.SatvaAyur.com

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