Known as seborrheic psoriasis and seborrheic eczema; Seborrhoeic Dermatitis is the particular condition of the skin that affects the scalp with red skin, scaly patches and inflexible dandruff. Upper chest, face and back are also affected with this disease that may create problems. Repeated occurrences of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis are quite common.
Causes of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
This disease can occur because of inflammatory response to psoriasis, cold and spring seasons, yeast, e.g. malassezia. Depression, Parkinson’s disease, weakened immune system, congestive heart failure, diabetes and scratching of the skin may also be responsible for this ailment.
Why does one get Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Poor living habits, yeast, inflammation because of psoriasis, spring & cold weathers and other such factors are usually responsible for this disease.
Who gets frequent Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Anyone affected with the above causes is likely to develop this disease.
Where does one get Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Patients suffering from this disease usually have red skin, scaly patches and stubborn dandruff that create problems.
Symptoms of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Dandruff on the hair, scalp, beard, eyebrows and mustache is quite common among the patients that suffer from Seborrhoeic Dermatitis. Greasy skin patches with flaky yellow or white sales or crust on the armpits, ears, chest, face, scrotum and other parts of the body are also seen. Itching, stinging, red skin and redness of the eyelids are also its symptoms.
Treatment of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Doctor may recommend use of shampoos, ointments or creams to control inflammation. Use of fluocinolone, desonide (Desowen, Desonide) or orticosteroid may be recommended for this ailment. Ketoconazole shampoo may give good results. Use of terbinafine (Lamisil) may also be helpful. Applying metronidazole (Metrolotion, Metrogel) as a gel or cream may also give sufficient relief. The doctor may recommend light therapy with medication.
Role of Ayurveda in treating Seborrhoeic Dermatitis
Ayurvedic System of Medicine works wonders for treatment of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis by providing suitable ayurvedic medicines. Prepared by mixing the organic ingredients, these medications are much effective in satisfying the patients. They get excellent results with these medicines that are prepared by mixing organic ingredients which are free from any harmful elements.
Nidanam Health Pack
Based on the principles of Ayurveda, this health pack is prepared with the herbal ingredients that do not contain any harmful elements in them. Patients do not get affected in any adverse manners with the use of these medicines. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis can be got rid of with this amazing formulation if it is taken in even manners. Strict checks are carried out by the medical professionals to maintain the quality of this health pack that works wonders for the patients. They are advised to adopt hygienic living habits and make use of quality shampoos. Use of tea tree oil, fish oil supplements and aloe vera is much useful for them.