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Leucoderma – Symptoms, Causes and Home Remedies

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Leukoderma is a cutaneous disorder, a developed form with contained damage of coloring of the skin that could happen subsequently any number of stirring skin illnesses, such as blisters, intralesional steroid injections, etc. It is mainly a skin-deep problem, and is neither transferrable nor transmissible.

“Leucoderma is a disease caused by destruction of cells called melanocyte in skin, which produce the pigment melanin responsible for our skin colour,” vice-president of Bangalore Dermatological Society Venkatram Mysore said, “Loss of this pigment leads to white patches in different parts of the body. There are no other symptoms associated with it and it can occur at any age.”

Leucoderma Symptoms:

  • White spots on skin, which grow in size over time
  • Continuous loss of skin pigment

Leucoderma Causes:

  • Gastric disorders
  • Excessive stress
  • Burn injuries
  • Perspiration disorders

Natural Home Remedy Using Turmeric Powder and Mustard Oil:

  1. Take 1 tsp of turmeric powder
  2. Add 2 tsp of mustard oil
  3. Mix well
  4. Apply paste on affected areas
  5. Leave for 15-20 min
  6. Apply 3-4 times everyday

Natural Home Remedy Using Walnuts:

  1. Crush some walnuts into powder
  2. Take 2 tsp of this walnut powder
  3. Add little water
  4. Mix well
  5. Apply this paste on affected area 3-4 times a day
  6. Leave it for 15-20 min
  7. Wash it off

Natural Home Remedy Using Margosa Leaves and Honey:

  1. Crush a handful of washed margosa leaves
  2. Put the paste on a sieve
  3. Press the paste to extract the juice
  4. Take 2 tsp of this juice
  5. Add 1 tsp honey
  6. Mix well
  7. Drink 3 times everyday

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