Leucoderma is characterized through the loss of the skin pigment. Leucoderma or vitiligo provokes white patches on the skin and it is most frequent in women than in men. These white patches appear especially on the neck, hands, wrist and back.
This condition is caused especially by acute and chronic gastric disorders, and by an excessive mental worry. Worms jaundice and parasites in general can also lead to leucoderma.
There are several home remedies that proved to be extremely efficient in treating leucoderma.
One of these efficient home remedies consists in radish seeds and vinegar. You have to grind the seeds until they become powder. Mix this powder with 2 tablespoons of vinegar until you obtain a paste. This paste is applied on the affected areas. Let the paste dry and then wash it with water.
Turmeric can also be used in treating this skin problem. Boil 500 grams of turmeric in eight liters of water until it remains only one liter. After you have strained the liquid add a half a liter of mustard oil. Apply this treatment on the affected area 2 times every day for at least 2 months.
Psoralea seeds and ginger juice is another great remedy for leucoderma. The cure can be easy prepared. Let the psoralea seeds in the ginger juice for three days. Then take the seeds and let them dry very well so that to be possible to grind them to get a fine powder. Take 1 gm from this powder and mix it with 100 ml milk. Drink this mixture every day for a month. The powder can be also applied on the patches.
Another remedy consists in tamarind and psoralea seeds. Soak these seeds in water 3-4 days then let them dry well and grind them to get a paste. Mix this powder with water to obtain a paste and apply it on the affected areas daily until the patches disappear.
Leucoderma can be cured efficiently with goosefoot vegetable. Squeeze this vegetable and apply its juice on the patches every day. Repeat the treatment daily for two months.
Mix equal parts of ginger and red clay and apply the mixture on the affected skin.
Leave some water in a copper vessel over night. Next morning drink this water on empty stomach. Repeat the treatment until the patches disappear completely.
Mix 100 grams of alfalfa with 100 grams of cucumber juice and take this mixture in the morning and in the evening. In a short time leucoderma will be completely treated.
Grind a handful of pomegranate leaves and take 8 grams with a glass of water in the morning and in the night. The pomegranate leaves must be dry.
Neem is a very efficient home remedy in treating leucoderma. It is recommended to drink 100 ml of neem juice daily.
Take some black gram and grind it. Pour some water over the powder and prepare a paste. Applying this powder on the affected skin for 5 months you can get rid of leucoderma permanently.