Lichen Planus is a disease of the Skin and Mucous Membranes.
The occurrence of Skin rash due to Inflammation is called Lichen Planus.
It is an inflammatory skin condition that causes purple flat rashes on the Skin. It may occur in genital regions, Mouth and even causes Hair loss.
The exact cause of Lichen Planus is not known. However, autoimmune disorder is considered the main suspect. Normally, the Immune system fights against Infections. When it finds some harmful substances in the body, it attacks them. When something goes wrong with the Immune system, it may even attack the healthy cells of the Body.
In Lichen Planus the Immune system attacks the Skin cells and causes Inflammation. This may give rise to flat bumps on the Skin and causes harm to the Mucous Membranes.
Causes of Lichen Planus
Immune System Disorder
If not treated properly, Lichen Planus may cause
Permanent damage to the Skin Cells
Materia Medica for Lichen Planus Single Herb
Prepare a paste by mixing Oats and lukewarm water. Apply it over the affected area. Repeat the process 3 times a day.
Drink 30 ml of Aloe Vera juice diluted with water on an empty stomach in the morning.
Mix Turmeric powder with water to make a thick paste. Apply it over the affected area. Repeat the process 3 times a day.