Vitiligo is a condition caused by the losing the melanin pigment of skin which is responsible for the color of the skin. Vitiligo is also known as leukoderma. Initially, this disease starts as small sports and then finally spreads to the entire parts.
It is a non –infectious disease and it is due to the breaking up of body tissues by body immune system.
The reason for a patient to choose Ayurveda treatment is because it has no side effects. A long-term treatment is essential for curing the disease
There are a lot of Ayurveda skin hospitals in India. The best Ayurveda Skin Hospital available is Dr. R.S Roy Amrita Ayurveda Medical Centre, Cochin. Ayurveda treats a patient by purifying the body and hence eliminating the toxins. They correct the metabolic activities inside the body.
Treatment includes three stages
In Sodhana body purification is done. Shodhana involves Purva Karma, Pradhana Karma, Paschath Karma.
Shamana focuses on imbalances of tri doshas namely vatha pitha and Kapha. Medicines are given internally and applied externally in this stage.
Rasayana treatment is based on “Prevention is better than Cure”. It mainly strengthening the body and hence preventing the disease. Rasayana treatment involves nourishing the blood, lymph, adipose tissue etc.