Ayurvedic Dermatology

What is a Dermatology Disorder

Skin diseases are medical conditions that affect the skin. These diseases can cause various skin changes, such as rashes, inflammation, and itchiness. Some skin conditions are caused by genetic factors, while others may result from lifestyle choices. Treatment for skin diseases may include medications, creams or ointments, and lifestyle modifications.

How are Dermatological Diseases Treated in Ayurveda

For centuries, Ayurveda, has offered holistic solutions for a wide range of ailments, including those affecting the skin. Unlike conventional medicine, which often focuses on symptomatic relief, Ayurveda delves deeper, addressing the root cause of dermatological issues through personalized treatment plans.

Understanding the Root of the Problem:

Ayurveda views the skin as a reflection of internal balance. It attributes skin conditions to imbalances in the three doshas – Vata (air and space), Pitta (fire and water), and Kapha (earth and water). Vata imbalance can lead to dryness, itching, and cracking; Pitta imbalance can manifest as redness, inflammation, and acne; while Kapha imbalance can cause blockages and cysts.

Personalized Treatment Plans:

Based on the doshic diagnosis, a customized treatment plan is formulated. This may include:

  • Panchakarma: Five detoxification therapies – Vamana (therapeutic vomiting), Virechana (purgation), Basti (medicated enemas), Nasya (nasal administration), and Raktamokshana (bloodletting) – aimed at eliminating accumulated toxins that contribute to skin disorders.
  • Shodhana Chikitsas: External purification therapies like Abhyanga (herbal oil massage), Swedana (steam therapy), and Udvartana (herbal powder massage) can help improve circulation, remove dead skin cells, and detoxify the body.
  • Shamana Chikitsas: Internal medications containing potent herbs like Neem, Turmeric, Sandalwood, and Triphala address specific skin conditions by balancing doshas, reducing inflammation, and promoting healing.
  • Dietary Regimen: Following a diet tailored to your doshic imbalance is crucial. For example, Pitta-dominant individuals may benefit from cooling foods like coconut water and leafy greens, while Vata-dominant individuals may need grounding foods like warm cooked grains and nuts.

Beyond Therapies:

Ayurveda recognizes the interconnectedness of body, mind, and spirit. Practices like yoga and meditation can help manage stress, a known trigger for skin problems, and promote overall well-being. Additionally, incorporating healthy sleep patterns, regular exercise, and avoiding toxins further support skin health.

Benefits of Ayurvedic Skin Care:

  • Holistic Approach: Addresses the root cause of skin issues, promoting long-term healing.
  • Personalized Treatment: Tailored to your individual needs and doshic imbalance.
  • Natural Remedies: Utilizes safe and effective herbal formulations with minimal side effects.
  • Focus on Overall Wellness: Promotes inner balance for radiant skin and improved healing

Ailments We Treat


Ayurveda tackles acne by detoxifying, balancing doshas, and calming inflammation with potent herbs like Neem and Manjistha.


Ayurvedic intervention for vitiligo seeks to address the underlying doshic imbalances (predominantly Vata and Pitta) through Ashtavaidya Ayurveda Treatments


Ayurvedic management of urticaria aims to pacify Pitta dosha and reduce histamine release through internal cleansing with Panchakarma therapies and external application of soothing herbs


Ayurvedic treatment for Psoriasis aims to restore normal skin texture, reduce itching and inflammation, and prevent further progression.


Ayurveda offers a holistic approach to treating ECTOPIC DERMATITIS by addressing the underlying causes of the condition and restoring balance to the body. 


Udarda is a skin condition with various manifestations. Ayurveda guarantees complete cure for LYCHEN PLANUS.


Ayurveda tackles eczema holistically, aiming to balance aggravated Kapha and Pitta doshas through internal detoxification


Internal detoxification through Panchakarma therapies and external nourishment with scalp massages using medicated oils enhance healing

Skin Treatments at Vaidyaratnam Vrindavan Ayurveda Chikitsalayam

Vaidyaratnam Vrindavan Ayurveda Chikitsalayam is a leading Ayurvedic medical center in India that specializes in skin treatments. The center offers a variety of Ayurvedic therapies that are designed to improve skin health and address a variety of skin condition