Ayurvedic treatment for Intertigo


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Fungi gain access to the skin under conditions of excess acidity in the body. Acidity is a waste product from cell metabolism and an excess reflects underlying imbalance.[i]

Ayurveda can play a significant role in managing Intertrigo by practising a combination of corrective Ahar (diet), Vihar (exercise) and Aushadhi (medicines).

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

  • Follow a detox process to remove Ama from the body.
  • Follow a Pitta-Kapha balancing diet.
  • Avoid excess sour, spicy and salty foods, coffee, tea, non-vegetarian food, sweets, fried or oily food.
  • Include mild sweet, bitter and astringent tasting foods in the diet.
  • Consume aloe Vera juice three times a day

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Regular Yogic practice increases the awareness of mind and body. It is essential to maintain the exercise and food habit in diabetic and obese condition.
  • Yoga increases glycemic control, improves insulin level and sensitivity, reduces insulin resistance, depression and anxiety, declines the weight and BMI in obese individual from fatty people.

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