Psoriasis is a severe, pruritic dermatological condition though it is not purely a skin disease, it is easily distinguished from other skin diseases with its evident symptoms such as inflammatory, reddened skin. It is among the most dreaded diseases owing to its severe symptoms. Red scaly patches appear on the top layer of the skin. The red patches caused by Psoriasis or Psoriatic plaques appear usually on the skin of the elbows and knees. It can affect any area including the scalp, soles of the feet and palms of the hand. The chronic recurrent condition varies in severity from minor patches to complete body coverage. newbielink:http://www.nagarjunaayurveda.com/psoriasis.aspx [nonactive]
is effective, Ayurveda has steadily progressed in treating Psoriasis fuelled by elaborate researches conducted over decades. The severe conditions of the disease initiated many researches that discovered cure for the dreaded disease. The progress of Ayurveda in curing Psoriasis is determined by the success of the Psoriasis therapy. External therapies such as Abhyanga or therapeutic oil massage, Thrakkadhara or pouring medicated buttermilk on the forehead in a rhythmic way, Vamanam or emesis, Sneha Vasthy or oil enema, Kashaya Vasthi or decoction enema are effective against Psoriasis. Topical medications are also used to subside down Psoriasis. Psoria Oil is a special formulation that is used for external application, it is ideal for all stages of Psoriasis. The complete treatment requires 21 days and it depends on the chronic condition of the illness.