Did you know thatsome skin conditions have the potential to severely change the physical appearance, produce psychosocial stigmas and create deep emotional scars? From simple rashes to autoimmune disorders, like psoriasis and vitiligo, skin diseases have puzzled medical and holistic practitioners throughout the ages. The goal of this blog is to arm you with a homeopathic guide to be able to address these worrying skin conditions.
An overview of most common skin conditions
Skin is the mirror of your internal health; an apparently small skin condition is typically indicative of a deeper more serious systemic condition. For instance, excessive dryness of the skin might propose a thyroid imbalance. Recurrent non-healing spots point towards diabetes and a scaly skin could mean an autoimmune disorder. Many skin conditions are psychosomatic and result from stress and anxiety. There is a strong connection between the way you feel and the way your skin looks.
Some of the most common skin conditions are described below.
- Acne vulgaris
Acne vulgaris is one of the most common skin conditions affecting people globally. It is commonly referred to as pimples or zits. The condition is not life-threatening but can lead to scarring of the skin. It can be an indication of a condition like polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). It causes more damage to your psyche than to the skin and therefore needs immediate and effectiveacne vulgaris treatment.
- Skin eczema
Skin eczemais known as atopic dermatitis which is a chronic skin condition that is characterized by red, inflamed and itchy skin. It is commonly seen in children but can affect adults as well. Skin eczema tends to flare up periodically and might be accompanied by asthma in some cases.
Psoriasis is an autoimmune skin condition that speeds up the life-cycle of skin cells. This results in a rapid buildup of the cells on the surface of the skin leading to rapid accumulation of extra skin cells that further lead to the formation of scales and red patches. These psoriasis patches are most often associated with itching and can be sometimes painful.
Characterised by white patches on the skin, vitiligo occurs when skin loses a pigment called melanin which imparts skin with its native color. It is a chronic skin condition that can cause extreme emotional stress in people suffering from it. In many people, vitiligo also leads to social rejection, trouble in relationships and marriage.
- Lichen planus
Lichen planus is a long-lasting provocative condition that affects almost 0.5 to 2% of the world population. It presents with dark, raised, flat-topped lesions, typically affecting the skin.
Warts are small, non-cancerous, typically painless growths on the skin. Though skin warts are harmless, they can be quite mutilating leading to low self-confidence.
How homeopathy can heal all the skin conditions?
Homeopathy can be defined as a dynamic and holistic system of individualistic drug therapeutics.Based on the law of similars, homeopathy is potentially capable to cure skin conditions and relieves symptoms of incurable nature. The advantages of homeopathy treatment for skin conditions are as follows.
- Homeopathy is a safe option for treating skin conditions as it treats it without sideeffects.
- Homeopathy treats associated complaints such as thyroid disorder and diabetes.
- Homeopathy does not suppress skin conditions by using local ointments but treats from within by going to the root of the problem.
- Homeopathy also extends beyond the physical symptoms to address the underlying conditions of mental stress, anxiety and depression.
- Homeopathy offers permanent relief for skin conditions as the medication treats the problem at the root level.
You can take the skin evaluation test in order to assess the severity of your skin condition. Book an appointment with your homeopathy as soon as you notice any symptoms.