Skin Diseases and Cure


Dear Readers, Today I am going to discuss about skin diseases and cure, Skin diseases like Darkening of skin, Pigmentation, Dry skin, Discoloration of skin (leucoderma), Psoriasis, Chloasma and some natural Home Remedies. Normal healthy skin looks fresh, pink, feels soft and smooth and well preserved. If the skin deprived of water, the skin looks cracked and parched, and feels rough and hard.

Skin Diseases and Cure
Skin Diseases and Cure

Frequent washing may result in developing dry skin. Failure of protecting skin from moisturizer cream also result in dry skin.  Environmental factors like, sun exposure, wind, and over heated homes also dehydrates skin. Hereditary is also main cause of dry skin. It is called ichthysosis as their age grow, their skin becomes rough and parched.

Treatment for Dry Skin

Some useful suggestions for dry skin.

  1. Never apply oil or moisturiser before bath but use after bath.
  2. If you are using air conditioner avoid getting your environment too dry.
  3. avoid soaking in baths, showers are less drying.
  4. While doing household chores use rubber gloves.
  5. use branded cosmetic which is formulated specially for dry skin because other cosmetics may have dry effect.
  6. if these points does not help then visit your dermatologist.

Home remedy for Dry Skin: Fresh juice of apricot leaves need to apply. It is useful for diseases like eczema, scabies, itching, sunburn and dryness due to cold exposure.

Discoloration of Skin

It is also called leucoderma. A area of skin lost its color. If it happens without any preceding disease it is called vitiligo. Sometimes it follows burn, injuries, and different diseases. It may effect due to stick on bindis. This loss of color is due to chemicals present in the plastics.

Patches can occur just about anywhere on the body. Leucoderma does not cause any health problems. It is not contagious or dangerous at all. Lot is only cosmetic problem. There is plenty of hope for cure. The patches takes some time to get erase in vitiligo.

Psoralens  is disease marked by red, itchy, scaly patches. It is also called Psoriasis. Psoralens are the mainstay of treatment. Oral medicine and ointment form can be used as per doctor instructions.

Home Remedy for Leucoderma: Take radish seeds make powder and mix in vinegar, then apply on white patches of leucoderma. External use only.

Home remedy for Psoriasis: The oil of avocado should apply gently to the effected parts. It is an excellent remedy which helps in taking the scales off.

Darkening of Skin

Pigmentation causes due to many reasons. Chloasma mostly occur in pregnant women or any other women who taking birth control pills. Men also can get effect. Forehead, cheeks and chin becomes dark in chloasma. Freckling is second type of pigmentation which is inherited. Both freckling and chloasma can be treated with bleaching agents like hydro quinone.

Pigmentation can occur due to hormonal disorders or diseases like thyroid, adrenal hormones. The pigmentation in such cases may be associated with other symptoms as it is more generalized. Need to investigate before treatment.

Home Remedy for Pigmentation:

  1. Mix Honey and Lemon apply all over face leave for 30 minutes. Wash with Luke warm water.
  2. Mix whole wheat flour in vinegar. It is an excellent remedy for burns, scalds, itching and burning eruptions. It is also useful in case of pigmentation.

Note: If any serious health problem please consult to your doctor immediately. The above tips should be followed Under the guidance of your health-care practitioner. The above given Remedies only for external use.

So, these were the tips on Skin Diseases and cure. What are your views on the topic? Do let me know in the comments. If you like this article please share and rate it. I will come back with new posts for health and herbal beauty tips soon.

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  1. says

    Very good tips and natural remedies for these skin conditions.
    Much better than any bought creams and medications .
    Good to do these natural treatments which are also
    not very expensive but effective.
    Thank you

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