The white patch
or spot is called Leucoderma
and when it occurs without any proceeding disease it is called Vitiligo
Under the skin condition, certain parts of the skin gradually lose color leaving behind white patches.This occurs due to loss of Melanin
, a dark pigment which gives color to skin. It may begin with a small patch but slowly and steadily spreads throughout the body. This is not a dangerous or contagious skin disease.
The actual cause is still unknown. Some of the perceived causes are emotional stress, hereditary factors, worms, sunburns, physical illness and anemia.
Tips to be kept in mind.
Get a sun bath in the early hour of morning.
Avoid cosmatics kike cream, powder, and other triggering agents.
Avoid citrus fruits , tamarind, fish, crabs and prawns.
Eat iron contant foods and green leafy vegetables.
1.Take Aloe vera
, amla juice 30 ml daily twice before food.
2.Take Maha manjisthadi kashayam 30 ml daily twice with equal quantity of water after food.
3.Thiruphala rasayanam 5gms at bed time.