Materia Medica for Skin Diseases
bitter leaf for Skin infection General
Squeeze out the juice from the bitter leaf and apply it on the effected area. Apply this juice twice a day.
Three Garlic capsules per day.
Garlic is rubbed over ringworm for quick relief.
It acts as an antioxidant . It is useful for fighting fungal infections.
Use Aloe Vera three times a day.
Boil 1 tsp Acacia Concinna powder in 1 cup water. Cool it and apply on the skin.
Take equal quantity of bark and leaves. Grind them. Make paste with Sesame oil. Apply it on the affected part.
Or take the flowers. Grind them properly. Add lime juice. Mix it well. Apply on the affected area.
Or use bark oil.
Drink Half cup of fresh Cabbage juice everyday.
Grind One cup Balloon Vine leaves with half cup of Coconut Oil. Keep the paste in the sun and apply on the affected area.
Take 28 grams of Aloe Vera Juice daily.
OR : Prepare a paste of Aloe Vera. Apply it on the infected area. (For Skin Allergy)
Cotton For Skin Diseases
Make a paste of leaves. Apply it on the affected part.
Make a paste of Cucumber pulp. Apply on the affected area. This is very useful for pimples.
Massage the affected area with Cucumber juice.
Make a paste of saffron by adding milk in it. Apply on the affected areas.
Pongam for Skin Diseases
Crush the seeds. Mix a little water. Apply on the affected part.
Apply seed oil on the affected part twice a day.
Grind fresh leaves. Apply on the affected part twice a day.
Take leaves juice of Pergularia with Lime juice. Apply over the affected area.
Use Marjoram oil topically over the affected area twice a day .
Extract out the liquid from young branches of Grapes. Apply on the affected part once a day.
Prepare an infusion of dried parts of Chirata plant. Apply on the affected part.
Make a fine paste of the roots and the bark of Hyssop. Apply over the affected area.
Apply juice of the leaves of East Indian Rosebay locally over the affected area.
Marothi for Skin Diseases
Take Marothi and Lime water in equal quantity. Apply over the affected area .
Make a poultice of the Butternut bark powder. Apply it twice a day on the infected skin.
Make a root paste of Cyclea Peltata . Apply over the affected area.
Ivy Gourd for Skin Diseases
Prepare a decoction of the leaves of Ivy Gourd. Take two times a day.
Apply Cedarwood seed oil to the infected skin, locally.
Take some dried Soapnuts. Boil in water. Apply lukewarm on the affected part.
OR : Powder some dried Soapnuts. Add water to make a thin paste. Keep till it becomes thick. Apply on the affected part for half an hour twice a day.
Banana leaf for Skin
Take some fresh Banana leaves. Keep it over affected parts.
Take a glass of water. Put 15 Sesame seeds and keep overnight. Drink it early in the morning on an empty stomach.
Drink one cup Bitter Gourd juice early in the morning for 5 months daily.
Attention : You may add one tablespoon of Lime juice also.
Have 5 teaspoon Bitter Gourd juice once a day daily.
Attention : You may add it in cooked vegetables.
Make fine paste of Achyranthes Aspera leaves. Apply it on the affected part on the skin.
Locally apply Aristolochia Indica leaf paste on affected parts.
Take 250 gms Mustard oil in an iron pan and boil. Add 50 gms soft Azadirachta Indica leaves in the boilng oil. Let the leaves turn black. Cool the oil, strain and apply on the affected area thrice a day. It is good for all types of Skin diseases.
Apply Baliospermum Montanum Oil on the affected parts of the skin.
Prepare a decoction of Baliospermum Montanum roots. Drink one cup daily for a week.
Salt ( Namak ) for Skin Diseases
Take bath by adding salt in a water.
Caution: Do not put that water on your Hair.
Take the roots. Make poultice. Cool it. Apply it on the affected part.
Make a paste of Agarwood by mixing Rose water. Apply over the affected part twice a day for half an hour. It will give a effective result.
Take some fresh flowers of Cassia Auriculata Soak them in drinking water for few hours. Drink frequently. It is very useful to improve the complexion.
Make a poultice of Cassia Obtusifolia leaves and the seeds. Apply it gently on the affected skin.
Make fine paste of Cat Tail Plant leaves. Add one teaspoonful of salt in it. Apply on the affected part.
Dragon's Blood For Skin Diseases
The red sap of Dragon's Blood is directly applied to the skin in case of a problem. When rubbed onto skin, it forms a thin creamy layer. It helps in Cuts, bites, burns, stings, rashes, abrasions, sores, acne and other such skin problems.
Take dried Fumitory ( Papara ). Grind. Have one teaspoon with lukewarm water once a day.
Prepare a paste of Lotus roots. Apply on the affected part twice a day.
Or Apply seeds paste.
Grind Lotus Stem ( Kamal Kakdi ) to make a paste. Apply on the affected part twice a day. It relieves inflammation.
The powdered root can be put in the bathing water for skin problems.
Sprinkle the root powder on the affected part.
Make a paste of Plumbago Zeylanica leaves. Apply over the affected area two times a day.
Red Sandalwood ( Lal Chandan ) as Antiseptic
Sprinkle Red Sandalwood powder on the damaged Skin.
Tea made from the whole plant of Redroot is good for almost all kinds of skin diseases.
Castor Oil ( Erandi Ka Tel in India ) contains Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antibacterial and Disinfectant properties. Thus, it is an effective oil to treat various types of Skin Diseases.
As Castor Oil ( Erandi Ka Tel in India ) do not contain irritant effect, it can be applied directly to the skin.
Sarsaparilla ( Anantamool ) Root for Skin Diseases
Grind Sarsaparilla ( Anantamool ) Root with water. Apply on affected parts twice a day.
Apply Wheat Germ oil over the affected area to remove scars, Sunburn, Stretch marks.
Take Barberry powder and sprinkle liberally on bacterial Skin Infections and septic Wounds.
The inner bark of Linden Blossom can be applied directly to the skin. It helps in various skin problems like Eczema, Itching, Burns, Sores etc.
Add 3 tsp Epsom Salt in your bathing water before taking bath.
Grind the fresh leaves and flowers together and use as an ointment for various skin problems like wrinkles, freckles, discolorations of the skin, blemishes, wounds and burns.
Bandage fresh Cabbage leaves on the affected areas for half hour.
Apply paste of Cashew nuts on the affected areas.
You may use Cashew nut oil. It is easily available in market. Massage the affected area using it.
Boil few Marigold heads in a cup of water. Cool and apply on Skin patches.
Prepare a decoction of Elephantopus Scaber plant. Use it to wash the Eczema affected areas.
Grind leaves of Diamond Flower to make paste. Add half tsp Turmeric powder in it. Apply it over the affected areas externally.
Plantain for Skin Diseases
Fry the crushed flower of Plantain in Castor Oil. Bandage it over damaged skin.
Use bark juice of Drumstick as an ointment over damaged skin.
Chop flowers of Ixora Coccinea. Boil them in Coconut oil. Use it over infected or damaged Skin.
Leaves of Wintergreen have skin friendly properties. It fights against various skin infections and provides relief from irritation.
Crush some fresh Wintergreen leaves. Apply on the affected part. Bandage and leave it overnight.
Note : Do it till the problem persists.
Boil Lady's Mantle herb in some water till it thickens a little. Use it as a lotion for Skin rashes, Eczema, Cuts, Wounds and such other Skin Problems.
Powder the dried leaves of Sphaeranthus Indicus ( Gorakhmundi ). Take 2 g twice a day.
Indian Thorny Bamboo for Skin Diseases
Grind the dried roots of Indian Thorny Bamboo. Add some water to make paste. Apply it over infected skin.
Grind the roots and leaves of Clerodendrum plant to make paste. Apply it on the infected areas on Skin.
Crush flowers of Thespesia Populnea to make paste. Apply it on the infected Skin.
OR : Apply milky sap of the plant on the affected areas.
Consume 3 tsp seed decoction of Vernonia Cinerea twice a day.
Crush the fresh leaves and apply for skin problems
OR : Take some fresh juice and apply. It can also be used as a good face wash for a clear skin.
Add Celery ( Shalari ) in your daily diet as a salad to get rid of Skin Problems.
OR : Drink Celery ( Shalari ) tea Once a day.
Centaury For Skin
Take 2 tablespoons of Centaury.
Put it into One cup of boiling water.
Steep for 20-25 minutes.
Cool and drink One cup a day, a mouthful at a time.
Crush leaves of Helicteres Isora to make a paste. Apply it on damaged or infected Skin.
Use bark decoction of Bauhinia Racemosa to wash infected Skin.
Apply tuber decoction of Kaempferia Rotunda over infected Skin. You may also consume 2 ml of it once a day.
Indian Sarsaparilla ( Anantmool ) as Blood Purifier
Powder the dried roots of Indian Sarsaparilla ( Anantmool ). Take 5 g of it with lukewarm water.
Basil ( Tulsi ) Leaves for Skin Diseases
Squeeze out the juice of Basil ( Tulsi ) Leaves. Put 10 to 15 drops in a bucket of water. Take bath daily.
Crush seeds of Biophytum with water. Apply it over ruptured or infected Skin.
Crape Jasmine for Skin Diseases
Apply flower juice of Crape Jasmine on damaged Skin. It helps in fast healing of the Skin.
Grind Cynodon Dactylon grass with Turmeric to make paste. Apply it over infected Skin. Turmeric has Antiseptic property, which helps in fast healing.
Concha Haliotidis for Skin Diseases
Add a small piece of Beeswax in 20 gram of Skin Diseases oil. Heat. Use it as an ointment.
Grind Stonebreaker leaves to make a paste. Add 4 grams of Common Salt in one teaspoon of the paste. Apply the mixture over the affected area.
It provides relief from Skin Heat, Swelling and Itching.
Prepare a decoction of Anisomeles indica plant. Wash affected parts with this decoction twice a day.
Crush whole plant of Mimosa Pudica. Make its decoction. Use it to wash infected Skin.
Eclipta Alba ( Bhringraj ) for Skin Diseases
Make a paste of Eclipta Alba leaves. Apply it to the Swollen Glands.
Almond ( Badam ) Oil works on many types of skin conditions. It soothes the inflammation and makes the skin soft.
Apply Almond ( Badam ) Oil on affected parts twice a day.
Crush flowers of Ashoka. Boil it in Coconut oil. Filter and apply it over infected Skin.
OR : Make a paste by grinding Ashoka flowers and leaves together. Rub on the affected skin.
Bacopa Monnieri ( Brahmi ) Leaves for Skin Diseases
Take 2 teaspoons juice of Bacopa Monnieri ( Brahmi ) Leaves. Have it with Cow's milk and juice apply on affected parts too.
Apply poultice of Black Nightshade ( Makoya ) on affected parts.
Crush the fruit of Banyan Tree to make paste. Apply it over damaged Skin.
Prepare a leave decoction of Henna ( Mehandi ).
It can be taken internally or used externally, for skin problems.
Take 50 gram dried Agrimony. Boil in 2 liters of water until it remains half. Cool and strain. Apply it on affected parts for 20 minutes.
Attention : Don't go outside after applying the decoction.
Take 1 tsp leaf juice of Pointed Gourd. Add same quantity of Honey in it. Take it with warm water.
Apply the fresh juice to get relief in chronic Skin Diseases.
To make a soothing face wash boil fresh petals in a cup of water for 5-7 minutes.
Let it cool and use for Acne or Infected Skin.
OR : An infusion with oil can be used as a good moisturizer.
Indian Sorrel ( Sarvajjaya ) Leaves for Skin Diseases
Locally apply Indian Sorrel ( Sarvajjaya ) Leaves over infected or damaged Skin.
Make paste of Land Caltrops seed with water. Apply it over infected Skin.
Dust dried bark powder of Bodhi Tree over infected area. Use it regularly.
OR : Prepare a decoction of the bark. Add some Honey and apply on the affected skin.
Oregano ( Sathra ) actively fights against infections and several skin related problems. It gives you smooth and infection free skin.
Add 2 drops of Oregano ( Sathra ) oil in one tablespoon of Coconut ( Nariyal ) oil or Olive ( Jaitun ) oil. Massage your body.
Pick the flowering tops of the herb and make a tea.
Use as a wash for Eczema and other Skin Diseases.
Dilute the essential oil of Sea Buckthorn with any carrier oil and use directly on the skin to regenerate skin after burns, injuries and wounds.
Add 1 tsp Sandalwood ( Chandan ) powder in 100 ml water. Boil until it gets half. Add Rose water and Sugar in it. Drink 8 ml of it twice a day.
Make a paste of Black Cumin seed powder and Sesame oil. Apply it over infected Skin.
Make a strong tea of Black Walnut leaves.
Use as a wash to treat Skin Infections and Ringworm.
Crush Mint leaves to make paste. Apply it over infected areas.
Use latex of Jatropha as an ointment over damaged Skin.
Include Turmeric in your daily diet for a glowing skin.
OR : Take 2 capsules regularly.
OR : For Skin Infections directly apply Turmeric resin oil.
OR : Dilute the Turmeric powder ( Haldi ) with water and apply directly to the affected area.
Apply a paste of Bilimbi leaves over infected Skin.
Boil 2 tablespoons of dried Coughwort leaves in 4 cups of water till it is reduced to half.
Use it as a warm compress for Skin diseases and Inflammation.
Apply the leaf juice of Cassia Alata ( Dadmurdan ) directly on the affected area 2-3 times a day.
Cassia Alata ( Dadmurdan ) as Antimicrobial
Make leaf paste of Cassia Alata ( Dadmurdan ) by adding some lime juice in it.
Apply on the Infected Skin.
Boil the crushed Carmona Retusa leaves in some water. Let it steep for 15-20 minutes. Use as a warm wash for the affected area.
Caesalpinia Bonduc ( Karanjwa ) Seed for Skin Diseases
Dry Caesalpinia Bonduc ( Karanjwa ) seeds. Crush them. Add any carrier oil. Apply it over affected area twice a day.
Make a paste by grinding the roots of Indian Madder ( Manjeeth ) with some water. Apply evenly on the affected skin.
Rub the fruit juice of Black Nightshade on the Affected area.
Crush leaves of Indian Kino ( Bijasal ). Extract the juice and over infected Skin.
OR : Apply the chopped leaves as a poultice on the affected area.
Topically apply the oil of Indian Rose Chestnut ( Naag Champa ) on the affected skin.
Make a leaf paste of Berberis Aristata ( Rasont ) and apply on the affected skin.
Apply Blood Root Extract on the affected skin. It is easily available in the market.
Peru Balsam Essential Oil is an ideal oil for treating various skin infections. It contains Antiseptic and Antiinflamatory properties that are good for skin.
Mix 10 ml of Peru Balsam Essential Oil in 50 ml of any skin friendly base oil ( like; Coconut Oil, Rice Bran Oil ). Use it for massage daily.
Arjuna is a good Antioxidant and is good for Skin nourishment.
Take 3 to 6 grams of Arjuna bark powder once in a day.
Taking Watermelon daily reduces Acne, Sunburn and freckles on face.
Roots of Yellow Dock ( Churka in India ) are useful in the treatment of Skin Problems.
Take the fresh roots of Yellow Dock ( Churka in India ). Coarsely grind the roots. Squeeze the roots to extract juice. Apply fresh juice over the affected area. Leave it for 2 to 3 hours and wash with normal water.
Indian Sarsaparilla ( Anantmool in India ) has Anti inflammatory and Cooling properties. These properties soothe the Skin and reduce the inflammation. Indian Sarsaparilla purifies the blood and gives relief from Skin Infection and Herpes.
Add one teaspoon of Indian Sarsaparilla root powder in a glass of water. Drink it daily for a week to get relief from Skin Infection and Herpes.
Prepare a tincture of Eyebright. Mix 4 drops of tincture in ¼ cup of water. Dab a cotton pad into the solution. Gently apply the soaked cotton pad onto the affected area.
OR : In order to avoid irritation, add 6-7 drops of Eyebright oil into the face moisturizer. Apply this on the affected area.
Drumstick Leaves are antiseptic in nature. They are used to treat Skin Disorders.
Make a paste and apply on the affected region. It causes a soothing effect.
Soak 10 to 12 grams Albizia Lebbeck ( Siris ) bark in 250 ml of water overnight. Mash the bark in the water on next morning. Strain it off. Daily drink it to flush out the toxins.
Make a paste of Bay leaves by grinding it. Apply over the affected areas. It is useful in case of skin infections.
Prepare a decoction, made of Jasmine roots and one cup of water. Strain and drink it.
It is a good remedy for Skin Diseases particularly Scabies, Ringworm, Leprosy and Acne.
Black Salt reduces the Skin Problems.
Add Black Salt in your warm bath water. Take bath with this water daily.
Commiphora Mukul provide relief from Skin Diseases and also help to purify the blood.
Consume 25 mg of Commiphora Mukul gum powder for 3 months.
Long Pepper help in healing Skin related Problems. It also reduces Pain, Inflammation and swelling on the skin.
Gently massage with Long Pepper oil or make a paste of Long Pepper powder with water. Apply on the affected area. Repeat the process two times a day.
Indian Pennywort can be applied topically to cure Skin related Problems.
Make a paste of dried Indian Pennywort leaves and apply on the affected Skin. Repeat the process two times a day.
Mix one tablespoon of Margosa Oil in half cup of Jojoba Oil. Apply on the affected areas, two times a day.
It relieves Itchiness, Redness and Irritation.
Prepare a decoction of Peppermint leaves in one cup of water. Wash the affected skin with this decoction.
It soothes the irritated skin.
Take one ounce of fresh Cuckoo Flower leaves and flowers and steep it in one cup of boiling water for 18 minutes. Strain and add one teaspoon of Honey in it. Mix it well. Drink it.
Rooibos provides a radiant skin. It protects the Skin from harmful UV rays and heals Skin problems. It has anti aging properties and reduces wrinkles.
Have Rooibos red Tea every day.
The antiseptic properties of Lemon Grass helps to treat Skin Infections. Make a paste of Lemon Grass and apply on the affected area. Regular application shows good effects. Multiple Herbs How to Use Herbal Treatment? Click Here +
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 1
Take equal quantities of Jequirity seeds and Plumbago Zeylanica roots.
Make a paste. Apply and bandage.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 2
Take one part of Nut Grass tubers and ten parts of Green Gram. Grind them with water. Apply it on the affected part for 10 minutes. Wash with luke warm water.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 4
Grind the roots of Spikenard. Mix in Azadirachta Indica oil. Apply on the affected part once a day.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 3
Make a fine paste of Cleavers, Yellow Dock and Burdock. Apply topically.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 5
Boil One tablespoon Psoralea seeds with One tablespoon Wild Turmeric seeds in a cup of Azadirachta Indica oil. Let it cool and strain. Apply on the affected areas frequently.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 6
Take Pongam seed oil. Add equal quantity of Lime juice. Apply on the affected part twice a day.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 7
For Skin Diseases Wind Flower combines well with Echinacea.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 8
Take 30 ml Olive oil. Add 5 ml Marigold oil and 2 ml Oregano oil. Apply this mixture on the skin patches.
Herbal Treatment For Wounds, Skin Diseases 1
Prepare a decoction of Carlina Acaulis root with White Vinegar.
Use it as a wash for Wounds and Skin Diseases.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 10
Take equal quantity of Basil ( Tulsi ) extract and Lemon ( Nimbu ) juice. Mix. Apply on affected parts once a day.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 11
Mix Honey and Cinnamon in equal parts and apply on the affected area.
It cures all types of Skin Infections.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 9
Take Withania Somnifera root paste with Sesame Oil and make a solution of it. Apply it on the area where the disease habitats. Apply it once a day to get the efficient result.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 12
Boil 2 tablespoons of Rice. Strain and save that water. Now add 1 tablespoon of Honey and 2 tablespoons of warm milk to the boiled rice. Mix all three ingredients well. Apply this mask on your face. Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. Take a cotton ball and dip it in water strained from the boiled rice. Cleanse your face with that water. This method will tone up the skin and rejuvenate it. For better results, do this before going to bed. Repeat the process twice in a week.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 13
Take 2 drops of Babchi Oil, 1 drop of Lavender Oil, 1 drop of Orange Oil and 1 drop of Frankincense Oil and half teaspoon of Jojoba Oil. Mix them all. Apply over the affected areas.
Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 14
Take Honey and Cinnamon powder in equal amount. Make a paste and apply it on the affected area. Leave it for 15 to 20 min and rinse it off. It will help to heal Skin Infection, Eczema and Ringworm.
Herbal Treatment For Herbal Formula for Rejuvenation of Skin
Take following ingredients and make a face pack.
5 to 10 Goji berries
Dried Basil Leaves
1 teaspoon of Licourice
Half a tablespoon of Orange peel ( Old )
1 Tablespoon of Aloe Vera gel.
Apply this on your face, leave it for 20 min. Wash it with cold water.