• shareIcon

Ayurvedic Cure for Rosacea

Ayurveda By Vatsal Anand , Onlymyhealth editorial team / Aug 09, 2011
Ayurvedic Cure for Rosacea

Ayurvedic cure for rosacea involves striking at the root cause of the disorder, excess heat and toxins in the body. Panchkarma therapies are performed to cleanse and purge the body of heat and toxins.

Pimple on faceTreatment for rosacea in Ayurveda consists of processes that remove the cause of the disorder. Excess heat and toxin build up in the body have been identified as the two causes of rosacea in Ayurveda. When these increase beyond the normal level, the skin is affected as it is one of the waste removal organs of the body.

Negative emotions, stress and unhealthy eating result in more than normal build up of heat and toxins in the body. The liver and gall bladder are not able to clean the blood properly as their function is disrupted, because of which excess of heat is generated in the small intestine. It is this blood, laden with toxins and carrying more heat, that causes eruptions in your face called rosacea. The Ayurvedic treatment is focused at removing the cause of rosocea and not suppressing the symptom of eruptions.


Ayurvedic Treatment for Rosacea

  • Cleansing and purging – The Panchkarma treatment in Ayurveda involves five types of cleansing processes. You need to consult an Ayurvedic practitioner who is adept in performing these procedures. There are a lot more health benefits of Panchkarma than just treating rosacea and everyone must get it done once every few years. Special massages are performed to purge the body from its more than normal heat. The purgative herbs used in the massage are castor oil, burdock and dandelion roots.
  • Proper diet for rosacea treatment and prevention – You need to avoid foods that cause excess of heat and toxins in your body. These include meat, alcohol, spicy foods, oily foods, vinegar, chocolate, coffee or any foodstuff that has the property of increasing the heat of your body. Ayurvedic diet prescribed for rosacea treatment includes the injunctions on taking these foods. It is also advised that you take such food in moderation after getting rid of rosacea so as to prevent its recurrence.
  • Green tea cream – Symptoms of rosacea can be naturally treated with green tea cream. The cream made from extracts of green tea is very useful in making the eruptions of rosacea subside. Anti-aging properties have also been found in this cream and you can also use them for treatment of acne. You need to apply the cream twice daily and the result start to show in 2 to 4 weeks.

If you have any doubts about the Ayurvedic treatment of rosacea, visit a certified Panchkarma therapist today. He will be able to explain the procedures well enough to lay your doubts to rest.



Related Articles


All possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; however Onlymyhealth.com does not take any liability for the same. Using any information provided by the website is solely at the viewers’ discretion. In case of any medical exigencies/ persistent health issues, we advise you to seek a qualified medical practitioner before putting to use any advice/tips given by our team or any third party in form of answers/comments on the above mentioned website.

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK