HOMEOPATHIC TREATMENT VITILIGO
Vitiligo : Vitiligo is a disease that causes loss of skin color in patches. The discolored areas usually get bigger with time. The condition can affect the skin on any part of the body( face,axilla,groins,areola,genitalia.) It can also affect hair and the inside of the mouth. affects 1% of the population worldwide.Symptom : Patchy loss of skin color, which usually first appears on the hands, face, and areas around body openings and the the hair on your scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows or beard Loss of color in the tissues that line the inside of your mouth and nose (mucous membranes)
Vitiligo can start at any age, but usually appears before age 30.
Depending on the type of vitiligo you have, it may affect:
nearly all the skin surfaces – With this type, called universal vitiligo, the discoloration affects nearly all skin surfaces.
Many parts of your body – With this most common type, called generalized vitiligo, the discolored patches often progress similarly on corresponding body parts (symmetrically).
Only one side or part of your body- This type, called segmental vitiligo, tends to occur at a younger age, progress for a year or two, then stop.One or only a few areas of your body-This type is called localized (focal) vitiligo.
The face and hands-With this type, called acrofacial vitiligo, the affected skin is on the face and hands, and around body openings, such as the eyes, nose and ears.
Vitiligo occurs when pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) die or stop producing melanin the pigment that gives your skin, hair and eyes color. The involved patches of skin become lighter or white. It’s unclear exactly what causes these pigment cells to fail or die.
it may be related to
A disorder of the immune system (autoimmune condition)
Family history (heredity)
A trigger event, such as stress, severe sunburn or skin trauma, such as contact with a chemical
Homeopathic medicine :
CALCAREA CARB 30 – vitiligo with milky white spots on skin. These white spots can appear anywhere on body. There is a tendency to perspiration over the head, neck and chest. Aggravation cold weather. Craving eggs, lime. Weakness of bone may also be found. Easily fatigued by exertion. chronic constipation of calcrea carb in vitilligo . on mental sphere the person may shows a number of fears.
BOREX 3O – white skin with red patches
ARSENICUM ALB 30 — dry, rough skin. Skin shows whitish spots and skin dry, dirty and rough. skin complain alternating with respiratory complains like asthma is a strong pointer for homeopathic medicine arsenic album. Warm application over skin and warm drinks are highly desirable. Burning sensations in varying body parts may also be noticed. most prominent out of these fears and anxieties. The remedy is often indicated in person who have fears including that of death, disease germs and of catching personalities. marked restlessness on both mental and
SEPIA 30 – constitutional symptoms that indicate the use of sepia are having an indifferent approach towards life and family. That show aversion towards family members and friends who are affection. The lack interest in doing any work. Irritability, weeping tendency desire to be alone and an aversion to consolation or sympathy. It also useful for vitiligo at the tip os penis. Ichthyosis with offensive odor of skin better by cold bathing , after sleep.
NITRICUM ACIDUM 30 — Vitiligo especially at Mucocutaneous Discolored zigzag patches on the skin. The base looks like raw flesh. Sensitive,splinter like pain. hot weather better
STAPHYSAGRIA 200 – Vitiligo at the tip of penis, itching, scratching changes location of itching.
PSORALEA CORYL 3X — 5 drops daily is an excellent remedy for vitiligo. It is used externally in the form of oil. After applying the oil, exposure to sun rays changes location of itching.
NOTE : Homeopathic medicine should be given after erecting the seemingly totality of symptoms or after the indivualization of patient which can helps us to reach permanent cure.