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What is Scalp Psoriasis ?

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Psoriasis Causes and Symptoms

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Ayurvedic Treatment of Psoriasis

Scalp Psoriasis Ayurvedic Treatment

Psoriatic Arthritis Ayurvedic Treatment

What are the Signs of Scalp Psoriasis ?

Scalp Psoriasis is a skin condition in which red scaly thickened plaques of psoriasis are formed. Scalp psoriasis may be formed alone or may be associated with psoriasis of the body.

The back of the head is the most common site to happen. Multiple discrete areas of the scalp or the whole scalp may be affected. Scalp psoriasis is characterized  by thick silvery scales over well defined red thickened skin. It may extend slightly beyond the hairline.

The severe flaking of the scalp and sever dandruff  may cause  hail loss but it doesn’t give permanent hair loss.

  • Dandruff Like flakes on scalp – Red & Silver colored.
  • Dry & Itchy Scalp, sometime bleeding.
  • Feeling of Inflammation on Scalp.
  • Burning Sensation.
  • Worst in winters but remains there in every season.

These signs and symptoms varies person to persons. Sometimes it gets more and sometime less symptoms are appeared. There are many triggers which may increase the present situation.

What are the causes of Scalp Psoriasis ?

According to Ayurveda Texts -the pathology of Scalp Psoriasis starts due to the formation of “ama” the toxin produced by the faulty digestion. These are endo toxins which causes many disease to the body including skin diseases.  Poor digestion forms immature “rasa”  or chyle . This is the main reason to develop  any disease according to ayurveda pathology.

In Psoriasis the dosha becomes disturbed due to the faulty rasa dhatu. All the three doshas gets vitiated  and produce their symptoms. Deranged vata produces itching , scakly skin and dryness . Deranged pitta produces inflammation and heat. Deranged Kapha produced rough skin.

These dosha goes to the scalp and damages the skin of the scalp and causes Psoriasis of Scalp.
The imbalances of the dosha causes the “ Rasa vaha Strotas Dushti” , “ Medh vaha strotas Dushti”  and “Masma vaha Strotas dushti” and the channels (Srotas ) gets blocked . The proper nutrition doesn’t reach to skin – Twak- . Due to nutrition deficiency the   skin  becomes weak and diseased.

What is Sebopsoriasis ?

This skin condition is the overlap between psoriasis and the other common skin problem seborrheic dermatitis. In seborrheic dermatitis the less silvery scale are formed than psoriasis . The yellowish and greasy scales are the cardinal features of the Sebopsoriasis of the scalp. Sebopsoriasis tends to occurs at the scalp , face and anterior chest in a similar pattern to that seen in seborrheic dermatitis.

What is Pityriasis Amiantacea ?

It is characterized by thick , yellow- white scales densely coating the scalp skin and adhering to the hairs as they exit the scalp. The scales are arranged in an overlapping manner like tiles on the roof or flakes of asbestos. The underlying scalp skin may be normal , scaly or reddened.

Pityriasis amiantacea is often present without any underlying cause , but may be associated with psoriasis , seborrheic dermatitis  or lichen simplex. It usually affects only part of the scalp but may involve the whole scalp. There may be some hair loss. Hairs regrows normally after the successful treatment.

What is the Ayurvedic Treatment of Scalp Psoriasis ?

Ayurvedic Medicines and Panchakarma treatments  can successfully manage and treat The Scalp PSORIASIS.

  • First of all Improves and corrects the faulty digestive system to check the “ama” or toxin formation. So that the health “Rasa Dhatu “ gets formed.
  • Removal of the already formed toxins from the body muscles , skin and from circulatory system through oral Ayurvedic Medicines.
  • Panchakarma Detoxification is very important for opening the “Strotas” , so that proper nutrition may reach to them.
  • Shiro Basties are very effective in all patients. In this the medicated oil is kept on the scalp in a pouch called Basti yantra . The oil remained there for 30 to 45 minutes and this process is repeated daily or after one day for 6 weeks.
  • SHIROLEP – The mixture of the herbs are mixed with curd and apply on the scalp for 30 minutes daily or after one day for 6 weeks.
  • Oral Ayurvedic Herbs and Herbal -Mineral mixtures to enhance the Immunity.
  • Ayurvedic medicines which acts on internal tissue and helps in providing proper nourishment to the “Sapta Dhatus”. This gradually improves the strength of internal tissue and skeleton.
  • Ayurvedic Mixtures are also used to treat the skin , subcutaneous tissue , blood and blood vessels to reduce inflammation and it nourishes the skin. Slowly the skin rashes of psoriasis become healed.
  •  A strict diet regime has to be followed during the treatment and also after the treatment. Non veg diet , Yogurt , black gram , chilies and salted things have to be restricted. Use fresh fruits and vegetables and frozen food should be avoided as much as possible. Alcohol and narcotics in any form should  be stopped.

Ayurvedic Medicines Kit For Scalp Psoriasis Treatment !!

Scalp Psoriasis Ayurvedic Kit contains different types of Ayurvedic Capsules, Pills, Hair Oils/ Lotions and herbal creams. In Scalp Psoriasis Herbal Shampoo is suggested. There are many kinds of Psoriasis disorders. Price is decided according to the medicines used.

  1. 60 Ayurvedic Capsules – Contains Combination of Many Ayurvedic herbs & Minerals. Helps to enhance Immunity
  2. 60 Ayurvedic Capsules – Contains Combination of Many Ayurvedic Minerals & herbs.. Helps to detoxify body and deep tissues
  3. 60 Ayurvedic Tablets – Contains Combination of Many Ayurvedic herbs. & Minerals which Improves circulation and provides skin nutrition
  4. 30 Ayurvedic Pills – Contains Combination of Many Ayurvedic herbs.. Helps the cells and tissues rejuvenates.
  5. Dermacure Cream –  for Local Application on Scalp.
  6. De Psora Shampoo for External use on Scalp and Body Only
  7. Psora care Oil or Lotion for the Scalp application.

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