May 16th 2017 archive
Body skin Care Ayurvedic way
Fair , healthy and glowing skin attracts everybody’s attention. Ayurveda has many solutions to have a fair , healthy and glowing skin. According to ayurveda skin has seven layers . When imbalanced doshas affect these layers different type of skin diseases arise. Doshas may get imbalanced in body and locally on skin
Massaging body daily with ayurvedic herbal oil has innumerable benefits. This process is called as “Abhyanga”. In great ayurvedic classic Ashtanga Hridaya it the benefits of herbal oil massage has been mentioned as follows.
Ayurvedic Remedies for Back Acne
What is back acne?
Back acne is same condition as facial acne. The sebaceous glands on skin get stimulated by androgen and produce excess sebum. Sebum is an oily substance produced by oil glands of skin. Over produced sebum clog’s pores on skin and prevent the release of dead skin cells. Thus dead cells, sticky sebum attract bacteria which thrive in these pores to form acne. Back acne have to be treated very carefully as back skin is very thick and oil glands produce more sebum.
Back acnes leave ugly scars when healed. The texts of Ayurveda mention many wonder herbs which help in back acne and scars.
What exaggerates Back acne?
Ayurveda is the oldest holistic system of medicine. It is the art of healthy living. It mainly guides us through the techniques of healthy life and self-care. The word “Ayurveda”.is made up of two Sanskrit words ‘ayus’ and ‘veda’. Ayus means life and veda means knowledge or science.
Ayurveda principals aim towards treating mind, body and soul. According to ayurveda the delicate balance between these three has to be maintained through out the treatment, diet and lifestyles.
Ayurvedic Tips For Acne and Pimples
Acne Pimples – A large number of oil producing glands called “sebaceous glands” are present under the skin on face, back, chest and shoulders. During puberty or menopause due to the influence of the sex hormones, which are produced in male and female, these glands become more active and produce an oily secretion called “sebum”. The sebum makes the skin more oily .The excessive sebum clogs the skin pore or the pit of the hair follicle forming acne.
Apart from this the other causes of acne eruption are
* Excess oiliness of skin due to external application of oil or oil contained preparations.
* Medications like steroids, contraceptive pills which increase oil secretion of skin.
* Sometimes constipation.