Diagnosis of Vicharika in Ayurveda involves a thorough examination of the patient’s medical history, lifestyle, and the appearance of skin lesions. Understanding the specific dosha imbalance and identifying the root cause is crucial for effective treatment.
Ayurvedic treatment for Vicharika aims to balance the doshas, eliminate toxins, and restore skin health. It typically includes a combination of the following approaches:
Panchakarma: Detoxification therapies like Vamana (emesis), Virechana (purgation), and Rakta Mokshana (bloodletting) may be employed to remove accumulated toxins and purify the body.
Herbal Medicines: Ayurvedic formulations containing herbs with anti-inflammatory, detoxifying, and rejuvenating properties are prescribed to alleviate symptoms, improve skin health, and boost immunity.
Dietary Modifications: A personalized diet plan is recommended to pacify the imbalanced doshas. This may involve avoiding trigger foods, including spicy, fried, and processed foods, and incorporating cooling, nourishing, and antioxidant-rich foods.
Lifestyle Changes: Stress management techniques, gentle exercise, and adequate sleep are emphasized to promote overall well-being and support the healing process.
External Therapies: Topical applications of Ayurvedic medicated oils, creams, and pastes, along with medicated baths, help soothe the affected skin, reduce inflammation, and improve skin texture.
Preventive Measures: To prevent eczema flare-ups and maintain healthy skin, it is essential to follow these preventive measures:
- Avoid triggers such as harsh soaps, detergents, fragrances, and allergens.
- Keep the skin well-moisturized and hydrated.
- Maintain good personal hygiene practices.
- Manage stress levels through techniques like meditation and yoga.
- Follow a balanced diet that includes fresh fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.
At our Ayurvedic hospital, we are dedicated to providing holistic care for Vicharika, addressing the underlying imbalances and promoting long-lasting relief from eczema symptoms. Our experienced Ayurvedic physicians will tailor the treatment approach to suit your individual needs, helping you achieve healthier, radiant skin.
References: Ashtanga Hridaya, Charaka Samhita, Sushrutha Samhita.