Posted on Mar 21, 2008 | Comments 1
Skin is one of your sense organs, which protect your internal organs from external agents.
Skin feels sense of pain, temperature, pressure and touch. Skin protects your body, so you have to take care of your skin.
Ayurvedic skin care is the one of the skin care treatments which protects your skin.
If the skin is neglected, it suffers from early aging, becomes dull and blemished.
Regular consumption of honey, yogurt and milk are good nourishment for skin and hence prevents skin from early aging. For following the holistic approach of Ayurvedic skin care, you have to know the type of your skin.
How do you know that your skin is perfect?
- Your skin is perfect when it is oily, thin, smooth, soft and lustrous.
- If your skin has scanty, thin, soft, black, oily and deep rooted hair then your skin is perfect.
- If you have smooth and black eyelashes and eye-brows
- You will have well differentiated pupils, cornea, sclera and eyes.
- You will have oily and unctuous lips, palate, tongue and mouth.
- Your wounds will heal quickly and you will not suffer from skin diseases.
Characteristics of other types of skin:
If your skin is thin, delicate, dry and cool or quickly getting dried out when exposed to the influence of the dry windy weather then your skin is vata skin. This type of skin looks to be aged faster and when it is out of balance it looks like flaky, dry and rough.
If your skin tends to be soft, fair, sensitive, warm and of medium thickness then such type of skin is pitta skin.
Rather than other types of skin this type of skin is more prone to moles and freckles. This type of skin can burn up in rosacea, rashes, sunspots or acne [Acne Alternative Treatment], when it is imbalanced.
If your skin is oily, thick, soft, pale, cool and more tolerant to sun then it is kapha skin. This skin tends to have all qualities of earth and water. Rather than other two types of skin this kapha skin tends to age slower and form less wrinkles.
If you have this type of skin then you have to fight with enlarged pores, excessive oil, dull complexion, moist eczema, blackheads and water retention.
After knowing your skin type, you can progress into action with its suitable care for making your skin as perfect.
Role of skin rasayanas in your ayurvedic skin care:
You can take care of skin using some Ayurvedic skin care protocols and products. Use availability of numerous Ayurvedic skin care rasayanas in the Ayurvedic skin care herbal treasury by taking beauty storm and spa.
Skin rasayanas (rasa-essence, ayana-enter) will have the ability to deliver holistic benefits to the skin without side effects. Ayurvedic skin care rasayanas will help you in need for balancing your skin type.
You will not have any risk in following ayurvedic skin care as this has no risk of side effects.
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