Increasing Fairness of Skin-Ayurvedic Way
A free guide of ayurveda for fair and glowing skin
Naturally fresh and healthy skin is protector of body and a thing of beauty. Ayurveda our ancient science of medicine has suggested many herbal remedies and natural methods to protect our skin frompimples,acne,dark circles,wrinkles and marks left by pimples and to increase thefairness of the skin. Pimples ,acne .dark circles, wrinkles and marks give a dull and unhealthy look.
In ayurveda according to Sushrutaachaarya the skin has seven layers. They are
Avabhasini- The outermost layer is called Avabhasini. Pimples, acne, dandruff etc arise when this layer gets affected by vitiated doshas.
Lohita– This is the second layer of skin. Moles ,dark circles, black pigmentations occur when vitiated doshas affect this layer.
Shweta- The third layer of skin shweta when gets affected by vitiated doshas precipitates the diseases like psoriasis, eczema ,allergic rashes etc
Tamra– This is the fourth layer of skin which when affected by doshas harbors different types of leprosy.
Vedini- The fifth layer succumbs toherpes when vitiated doshas affect.
Rohini- Harbors cancer, tumors, elephantiasis etc when affected by vitiated doshas.
Mamsadhara – This is the seventh layer in the body which when affected by vitiated doshas , abscess , fistulas arise.
We have to keep all these skin layers healthy by balancing doshas. We can balance our doshas by following proper ahara and Vihara (diet and life style modifications) .This makes ourskin healthy.