Superficial skin of the body becomes white in this disease. It is called leucoderma. The patient of this disease feels no pain in this disease. It is not a contagious disease.
According to ayurveda, the people who often take different natured meals become the victim of this disease as having milk after the use of fish. Besides it, a person becomes the victim of this disease if he suppresses belching, sneeze, vomit, stool and urine. Other causes of this disease are as excessive labour in sunlight, exercise after meal and use of excessive sour or hot meals. The vata, bile and phlegm spoil the blood, fat and flesh after disordering. It is hereditary disease. Syphilis and disturbed nerve can become the cause of this disease.
In this disease, black spots appear on the superficial skin of the body in the preliminary stage of this disease. These spots itch later and skin becomes numb. After that, white spots start to appear on the skin. In the previous stage, its spots appear on hands, elbows, face, knees, feet and where belt is tied viz near about hump. Later, all spots mingle to one another and spread all over the body.
There is no pain in these spots. A person ignores this spot in its early stage when it is tiny. When these spots appear on the fingers, palms, soles and lips, their treatment takes long time. When these spots prevail all over the body, there is a bit hope to vanish them. Actually, this disease is not a contagious disease but men consider this disease with strange point of view.
Meals and abstinence:
- Take always fresh and vegetarian meal.
- Immerse gram and green kidney bean in myrolelans’ water until they sprout. Give these grams and green kidney beans to the victim to eat. Besides these, spinach, carrot, lambs quarter, breads of siftings, foodstuffs rich in calcium and vitamin D should be taken. Sunrays are also beneficial in this disease.
- The patient should take such meal by eating that he feels coolness.
- The patient should not take sour foodstuffs, oil and red chilly and spices at all. He should take salt in a little quantity.
- Meat is prohibited in this disease.
- The victim should take sweets in a little quantity.
Treatment by different medicines :
1. Black peppers: Mix a little ground black peppers in vinegar and apply on the affected area of the skin. The spots of leucoderma disappear by its use.
2. Rock salt: Take one pinch of rock salt mixing with 6 grams psoralea seed with water. Its use removes white spots of leucoderma.
- Grind myrolelans and mix in the juice of garlic. Apply this paste on the white spots. White spots disappear by eating garlic flakes.
- Garlic flakes must eat necessarily. Extract juice of the garlic flakes and apply on affected skin.
- Application of garlic juice provides relief if there are white spots on the skin.
4. Banana: Burn a leaf of banana plant in fine ash, now grind murdasankh and mix with this ash. Mix this mixed powder in sesame oil and apply on the white marks of the skin.
5. Lime: Grind one spoon lime and 5 grams orpiment. Mix this powder in lemon juice and apply on the skin for two months regularly to get relief.
- Extract juice from the raw fruits of fig and apply on the white spots of the skin for 4 months regularly. They disappear by its use.
- Grind a fig and mix in lemon juice. Application of this paste on the affected area provides relief.
- Application of fig tree leaves’ juice twice a day proves very beneficial in this disease.
7. Kidney bean:
- Grind black kidney bean and apply on the affected area 3-4 times a day. The skin of the affected area returns in its previous form by its use.
- Immerse kidney bean in water and apply on the affected area after grinding for four months regularly. The white spots disappear by the use of this medicine.
- Clean the stem and root of basil plant. Cut into small pieces. Boil these pieces in 500 ml purified oil properly and fill in a bottle. Apply this oil on the affected area with the help of cotton wad 3-4 times a day. All white spots disappear by its use.
- Uproot a plant of basil with root and clean it by washing properly. Grind it and boil in 500 ml water until water burns fully and remains only oil. Filter it. The oil is ready. Apply this oil on the affected area to get desired relief.
- Mix a little black pepper corns in basil leaves’ juice and take twice a day. Its use provides relief.
- Mix equal amount of neem oil and savage almond properly. Fill it in a bottle and pour 5-6 drops on a spongy cake. Take this spongy cake, it provides relief.
- Grind neem soft leaves and flowers with water and apply on affected area. This formula provides desired relief to the victim.
- Grind five soft leaves of neem and 10 grams indian gooseberry. Mix this preparation in 50 ml water and filter. Take this water to remove white marks of the body.
- Grind turmeric, cubebs, sonagaru, psoralea seed and the bark of neem each 10 grams into the fine powder. Immerse 10 grams this powder in pot at least for 6 hours. Filter it and mix 2 spoons honey in this water. Take this preparation. The remaining substance after boiling should apply on the white spots. Follow this process for 2 months at least.
- Grind both types of turmeric, banana juice, radish seeds, orpiment, cedar and powder of conch each 5 grams into the fine powder. Mix this powder in the juice of betel leaf (nagar bael) or neem leaves juice. Application of this preparation proves very beneficial.
- Grind turmeric, orpiment, root of mudar, sulphur and pierorhiza with the urine of cow. Apply this paste for one week regularly. All spots disappear by its use.
11. Orpiment: Grind orpiment, red arsenic, blue vitriol, murdasankh, vermillion, and borax, spirit ash each 10 grams and 20 grams sulphur altogether. Mix this powder in half cup of lemon juice and apply on affected part for two months regularly. Its use provides relief.
- Immerse 10 grams seeds of radish in 20 grams sour curd and grind these seeds after 4 hours. Apply this paste on the affected area to remove the marks of leucoderma.
- Grind equal amount of radish seeds, yellow mustard, Indian berberry, fetid cassia, gum, babereng and costus root altogether. Mix this powder in cow’s urine and apply on the affected area for two months regularly. The white marks of leucoderma disappear by its use.
13. Pomegranate seeds: Grind 10 grams sandal with equal amount of pomegranate seeds with the juice of flealeane and prepare tablets. Grind a tablet with water and apply on the affected area to get relief.
14. Psoralea seed:
- Fill oil of savage almond, psoralea seed and sandal in a bottle. Apply this oil on the affected portion thrice a day. Its use fades away the white marks of the body.
- Grind the powder of psoralea seed and sesame each 3 gram. Take this preparation twice a day to remove the white marks from the body.
- Grind 250 grams seeds of psoralea seeds and mix in water. Apply this preparation inside the earthen pot and prepare curd in this pot. Churn this curd and eat the butter after churning. Take this butter, it proves very beneficial in this disease.
- Prepare a powder by grinding 100 grams psoralea seed and take two grams this powder with water twice a day. Its use provides relief to the victim of this disease.
- Prepare powder by grinding equal amount of psoralea seeds and pure sulphur. Take 10 grams this powder by mixing in 50 grams this powder after filtering. Its intake removes the white marks from the skin soon.
- Prepare a powder by grinding equal amount seeds of psoralea seed and sesame. Take one spoon this preparation with cold water twice a day. Its use provides good relief in this disease.
- Application of psoralea seeds’ oil proves beneficial in this disease. Sometimes, its application becomes the cause of blisters and sores on the skin. Therefore, the patient should apply this oil carefully. If a person feels pain by its application, he should not do so. In the beginning, apply this oil on a white spot for four days regularly. If the person feels no problem by its use, apply this oil on affected area without fear. If there is a starting of the white marks, its application for five months regularly, this disease disappears soon.
15.Coconut: Mix one-gram sal ammonic in 10 ml coconut oil properly. Apply this paste on the affected area at night. White marks disappear by its use.
16.Purple fleabane: Grind 3 grams fleabane and take with 25 grams sugar. The patient gets relief soon by using this medicine.
17.Catechu: (Khadirsaar) Boil catechu (khadirsaar) and indian gooseberry in 400 ml water to prepare a decoction. Mix 5 grams powder of psoralea seeds in this decoction and take. White marks of leucoderma disappear by its use.
18.Sage leaved alangium: Application of sage leaved alangium’s oil is a very good remedy to get desired relief in this disease.
- Dry pomegranate seeds in shadow and grind into fine powder. Filter this powder through cloth and take 8-8 grams with water twice a day. White marks disappear by its use.
- Use of pomegranate proves very beneficial in leucoderma. Take its leaves’ juice mixing with honey. It is an efficacious remedy.
20. Costus root: Grind equal amount of costus root, fetid cassia, rock salt, baberang and mustard into the fine powder. Mix a little sesame oil and apply on the skin to get rid of white marks of the body.
21. Long pepper: Grind beberang, triphala powder and long pepper each 20 grams into the fine powder. Fill this powder into a bottle and take 2 spoons with the ghee of cow or buffalo. It is a good remedy to vanish white marks from the body.
22.Pierorhiza: Grind equal amount of madder root, triphala, pierorhiza, sweet flag, bayberry, bark of neem and tinospora. Prepare deocotion by boiling this preparation and take regularly for forty days. The patient of leucoderma gets a good relief by the use of this medicine.
23.Plum: Regular use of plum is very efficacious treatment in this disease.
24. Cashewnut: Regular use of cashew nut cures the disease named leucoderma.
25. Kathmoor: Dry the fruits of kathmoor and reduced into the powder. Take this powder twice a day to remove the white marks.
26.Walnut: A person does not become the victim of leucoderma if he eats walnut regularly. Its use enhances memory.
27. Black gram: Immerse handful black grams and 10 grams triphala in 125 ml water. Wrap these grams in a cloth after 12 hours and pour remaining water on the packet in which black grams have been packed. Open this packet after 24 hours viz after sprouting the black grams. If they do not sprout, chew well these grams without hesitation. Its regular use for 6 weeks provides relief in this disease and the patient of leucoderma gets rid of white marks.
28.Ginger: Immerse 15 grams psoralea seeds in 30 ml juice of ginger for some time until ginger juice is absorbed. Mix 45 grams sugar in this preparation and grind into the fine paste. Take one spoon this preparation with cold water once a day after one hour of having meal. White marks of leucoderma disappear by its use.
29.Whey: The patient of leucoderma should take whey twice a day regularly to get desired relief.
- Take quarter lambs’ sabji, it is very beneficial in this disease. White marks disappear by its use soon.
- Boil quarter lambs and drink its juice or take its leaves’ sabji. Wash affected skin with this boiled water. Grind raw leaves of quarter lambs and extract juice. Mix half-cup sesame oil in two cup of this juice and heat on low flame. Boil this preparation until oil remains only and fill this oil into a bottle after filtering. Apply this oil on the affected-skin for a long time. Itch, boil, leprosy and other skin diseases disappear by its use.
- Application of new soft tender leaves of jasmine, oval leaved roseway, root of white oleander, fruits of bondue nut and bark of indian berberry cures this disease.
- Decoction of jamine root provides relief in this disease.
33.Staff tree: Mix staff tree oil in psoralea oil each in equal amount and fill into a bottle. Apply this oil on the affected skin twice a day regularly.
34.Rijka: Mix well rijka juice in cucumber (kakari) juice each 100 ml and take twice a day for some months regularly. White marks of leucoderma disappear by its use.
35.Tinospora: Take 10-20 ml juice of tinospora twice or thrice a day regularly for some month to get relief in this disease.
- Application of onion seeds provides relief in this disease.
- Mix honey and rock salt in onion juice and apply on the affected skin. White marks of leucoderma disappear by its use.
37.Kurchi: Grind the seeds of kurichi with cow urine and apply on the marks of white leporay. They disappear by doing so.
38. Natural treatment:
- Morning walk is necessary in this disease.
- Use of anima is beneficial in leucoderma.
- Foment with hot water for 2 minutes and 3 minutes with cold water to the affected portion.
- Sunbath proves beneficial in this disease named leucoderma.