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Skin Diseases – An Ayurvedic Perspective

Skin Diseases – An Ayurvedic Perspective

by Kottakkal Support June 08, 2021

In Ayurveda, all skin diseases are grouped under a broad heading of Kushta Roga. The pathology of skin diseases originates from the deranged physiology of seven factors connected to the skin. The three dosas vata, pitta and kapha are vitiated and this effects four factors, rasa, rakta, mamsa and ambu (lymphatic system).

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Got Psoriasis? Ayurveda for Your Skin

Got Psoriasis? Ayurveda for Your Skin

by Kottakkal Support March 18, 2021

Psoriasis is uncomfortable. But it doesn’t have to be a permanent part of your life! A healthy diet is key to ridding yourself forever of psoriasis. Prolonged consumption of unhealthy or incompatible foods can provoke the dosas to increase out of balance—and digestion is greatly affected.

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TUBES GELS AND CREAMS

TUBES GELS AND CREAMS

by Kottakkal Support July 29, 2020

Ayurveda, the ancient health care system of India offers classical Ayurvedic products, for various ailments human being faces from time to time in their life. As time progressed, the Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottakkal has developed some new generation time tested topical remedy to supplement oral therapy in the form of Cream/Tubes/Gel based on these classical formulations.

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Ayurvedic Management of Skin Disorders

Ayurvedic Management of Skin Disorders

by Kottakkal Support July 05, 2020

Ayurvedic skincare The skin or the integumentary system is the largest organ of the body and involves the skin, hair, and nails. Ayurveda refers to skin disorders as Kustha, and literally means that which alters the complexion of the body.

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Herbal Oils, the Heart of Ayurveda

Herbal Oils, the Heart of Ayurveda

by Kottakkal Support January 26, 2020

The application of herbal oil is the heart of Ayurvedic treatment. Oiling the body is a great way to keep the skin soft, supple and beautiful. Herbal oil massage offers great benefits; it normalizes vata and pitta, increases immunity, strengthens bones and muscles, nourishes skin cells, increases longevity, improves the quality of vision, speech, and sleep. It is simply anti-aging.  

Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS) classical Ayurvedic oils are made from sesame, coconut, castor or mustard oil

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    Healing Skin Diseases With Ayurveda

    Healing Skin Diseases With Ayurveda

    by Kottakkal Support March 30, 2018

    According to Ayurveda, there are 18 types of skin diseases, called Kushtas. These skin diseases are caused by all of the Doshas being imbalanced. One of the 18 types of skin diseases is called Kapala. It is caused predominantly by an increase in Vata Dosha.

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    Caring For Your Skin In Winter With Ayurveda

    Caring For Your Skin In Winter With Ayurveda

    by Dr. Vandana Baranwal December 22, 2017

    The winter season is an excellent time of year for concentrated rest and rejuvenation. The cold means cozy nights in front of a fire and fluffy sweaters. We typically spend more time inside during the winter, which can be a good thing to support longer... 

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    Ayyappala Coconut Skin Oil Highlight

    Ayyappala Coconut Skin Oil Highlight

    by Kottakkal Support August 09, 2016

    Overall Ayyappala Coconut Skin Oil has these three powerhouse ingredients that are TriDoshic along and together are especially Pitta and Kapha-pacifying. The more severe the condition, the more often this oil should be used for abhyanga. For Pitta and Vata type people, leave the oil on for one hour. For Kapha people, leave it on for half an hour. Read more about this incredible Ayurvedic oil! 

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    Healing Acne with Ayurveda: Part Two

    Healing Acne with Ayurveda: Part Two

    by Kottakkal Support July 17, 2016

    In the first part of our acne series we went into detail about why acne occurs, the three different types of Doshic skin eruptions and why the conventional medical approach is typically not effective at healing the skin and the underlying problems actually causing the acne. For part 2, we go into the many remedies and practices that you can do to help rebalance and clear up your skin for good.  

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