Know- Psoriasis Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic and Home Remedies

Health Desk- Psoriasis is a skin disease in which there are spots of blood on the skin. But there is no peep in it. The skin of the lonely place frays. The skin appears cracked.

What is psoriasis disease?

Psoriasis is a skin disease in which red rash and rashes occur on the skin. It can usually occur on the knees, scalp or scalp. Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disorder, our outer skin cells develop deep inside the surface of the skin and gradually come out layer by layer, after which finally the skin above is destroyed. This whole process takes about 1 month to happen, but in a person suffering from psoriasis, this process starts happening faster and the cells are not destroyed so fast. In such a situation, the skin starts accumulating on the outside, this takes the form of psoriasis.

What are the causes of psoriasis?

The causes of psoriasis are not yet known with certainty. Often it arises due to nuisance form of diseases like rheumatism and rheumatism or sometimes due to septic coccyx of teeth, tonsils and service. It itself also possesses ancestral instinct i.e. genetic and it increases further with the consumption of butter and ghee etc.

Know- Psoriasis Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic and Home Remedies
Know- Psoriasis Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic and Home Remedies

What are the symptoms of psoriasis disease?

Psoriasis is a type of eruptions that are small at first. Then many grow up together. The surrounding skin is slightly red in color, the skin of the diseased area is high and dry, the color of the spots is like copper and these spots are more in the knees, elbows, hands, soles of the feet and head. It gradually spreads throughout the body. These spots are initially round-round or egg-like equal to half to one and a half inches. Later these spots become thick, discolored and pitted. It stays dry all the time. There is no crust etc. on them.

What is the hallmark of psoriasis disease?

Having many red colored bumps (spots) on the knees, elbows etc. places of the body. It can be easily recognized by the symptoms like silver-like white color coming off from them, no secretion in it and very little itching.

Consequences of psoriasis disease-

It gets good once and then it happens again and again and again. But it does not cause any particular harm to health.

Home and Ayurvedic treatment of psoriasis disease-


In Ayurveda, Giloy is known to strengthen immunity. It enhances immunity. Due to which skin related problems also get relief. Many companies also manufacture Giloy in the form of extract, powder, tablet etc. You can consume it with honey or lukewarm water. It gives good benefit in psoriasis.

2. Turmeric-

Turmeric is an antibacterial herb. Turmeric also acts as a natural antibiotic. Turmeric is considered a good medicine for the skin. Turmeric has been used for centuries to treat any kind of injury from wounds. Psoriasis is relieved by drinking turmeric powder mixed with milk in the amount of one teaspoon thrice a day for 2 to 3 weeks.


Manjistha is known as a natural blood purifier. Along with curing blood flow, Manjistha also provides relief in skin diseases. Manjistha is also used to enhance the skin. Consuming decoction, powder etc. of Manjistha is helpful in removing psoriasis. It can be consumed with honey or lukewarm water.

4. Kaishore Guggul-

Kaishore Guggul is helpful in healing scars and wounds on the skin and this Guggul is a medicine used to treat Pitta diseases. Consuming this with lukewarm water twice a day for two-three weeks gives good benefit in psoriasis.

5. Arogyavardhini Vati-

Arogyavardhini Vati is used to control all types of doshas like Kapha, Vata and Pitta. It is prepared by mixing triphala, guggul, copper ash, shilajit, iron ash etc. It gives relief in skin related problems.

6. Khadirarishta-

Microbial properties are found in Khadirarishta. It is used in Ayurveda to cure skin related diseases. Taking 10 to 15 ml of this regularly in the morning and evening for a few days is beneficial in psoriasis and other skin diseases.

7. Aloe vera-

Know- Psoriasis Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic and Home Remedies
Know- Psoriasis Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic and Home Remedies

You can use aloe vera if you have psoriasis. Applying fresh aloe vera gel on the skin regularly is of great benefit in psoriasis.


Neem has been used for centuries to cure skin problems. Neem is used for skin diseases. Neem is a very beneficial tree. It has amazing properties to cure many skin diseases. Take bath after boiling neem leaves in water in case of psoriasis. Neem oil mixed with coconut oil and applied on dry skin provides relief from itching.


Consuming flaxseeds is beneficial in psoriasis. This reduces the swelling of the body. It also contains omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidant properties, which are helpful in keeping the skin healthy.

10. Kanchanar Guggul-

Consumption of Kanchanar Guggul cures skin problems. If there is a problem of psoriasis, then two or two vati should be consumed with Mahamanjishthadi Kwath in the morning and evening.

11.Gandhak Rasayan Vati-

Gandhak Rasayan Vati is a very beneficial medicine to cure all types of skin diseases. To get rid of Psoriasis, take two vato with water in the morning and evening.


Using glycerin in psoriasis is very beneficial. Moisturizes the skin. Mix a little water in glycerin and apply it on the affected areas with the help of cotton. This will keep the skin soft and will not break.

Note- This article has been written for educational purpose. Please consult a qualified medical practitioner before any use. Thank you.

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