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Divya Switrghnalep (Leucoderma Paste)
Useful in Leucoderma and hypo pigmentation of the skin. Useful in all kinds of skin diseases.
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Baidyanath Somraji Tail
Useful in Ringworm, Scabies, Eczema, Leucoderma, Vitiligo, Psoriasis and other Skin Diseases. Useful in STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases).
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Divya Kayakalp Vati
Divya Kayakalp Vati is indicated in Skin Diseases, Leucoderma, Psoriasis, Eczema, Dermatitis and other skin related disorders. It is a good blood purifier.
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Leucoderma Ayurvedic Medicines
Package of Ayurvedic & Herbal medicines for Leucoderma. A completely safe and natural way for skin disease / problem - Leucoderma
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Divya Bakuchi Churna
Divya Bakuchi Churna for all types of skin diseases. Best churna for skin problems and also for Leucoderma.
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Divya Kanti Lep (Face Pack) for skin
Divya Kanti Lep is Instantaneously useful in skin disorders like pimples, acne, wrinkles on face, loss of shining & luster, darkness, etc. Application of this paste absorbs all the complaints of the skin, as a result of which the skin again becomes health
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Charak Pigmento Ointment
Charak Pigmento Ointment is a complete Herbal/Ayurvedic medication in the treatment of vitiligo.
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Divya Kayakalp Taila for Skin Problems
Divya Kayakalp Tail quickly cures all types of skin disease like ring-worm (dadru), itching, eczema, leucoderma, psoriasis, urticaria, freckles, skin allergy & sun-burning.
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Divya Giloy Sat
Divya Giloy Sat is a Multipurpose medicine used in several diseases and strengthen the immune system. Very useful in all types of fevers.
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What is Leucoderma?

Leucoderma is also called as Vitiligo which is explained as Partial or total loss of skin pigmentation sometimes with patches.  Leucoderma do affect the skin and apart from that it can develop anywhere in the presence of pigmentation such as hair, mouth, eyes etc.

Vitiligo or Leucoderma, though is not contagious or not life-threatening, it may lead to changes in psychosocial behaviour or life-altering, and it may develop low self-esteem and may lead to depression. It is believed that Vitiligo or Leucoderma appears to occur when immune cells destroy melanocytes and this autoimmune issue is not unknown.

There are other autoimmune disease such as  Addison's disease, Hyperthyroidism, or Pernicious anemia where vitiligo may occur as a symptom in few individuals.

Symptoms of Leucoderma

Usually, an individual notice a small whitish spot on Flat areas of normal skin without any pigment and it may appear suddenly or gradually with darker border and the edges are well defined and irregular.  The common spots are hands and feet, face, elbows and knees, and genitals.  It may occur unilateral or bilateral that is one side or both sides of the body.  Vitiligo or Leucoderma is noticeable in darker skinned people due to colour contrast.

Diagnosis, signs and tests

One should approach a qualified doctor and get it examined.  They will examine with some instruments such as Wood’s light, skin biopsy to rule out other diseases like leprosy etc., other tests are hormones, vitamin B12, Vitamin D3, etc.

Treatment of Leucoderma

Though the disease or a condition is not harmful, for the cosmetology purpose, one can go for certain treatments.  Phototherapy is an advance therapy being practiced by doctors. There are certain medicines such as corticosteroid creams, Immunosuppressant creams and topical drugs, which are harmful in one or other way.  Though many may take risk to undergo such treatments, the success rate is minimum.

Role of Alternative therapies

In order treat leucoderma, there are many alternative therapies such as ayurveda, siddha, homeopathy, and other system of medicines, phototherapy, naturopathty are having some benefits to treat this illness.  One should be careful to protect skin where there is no pigmentation by applying broad spectrum, High SPF sunscreen agents.

Ayurveda Approach

Ayurveda believe All skin diseases are related with impure blood, or any kind of irregularity in connective tissue mechanism and hence, ayurvedic texts explained blood purification methods and Leucoderma or Vitiligo is called as ‘Swithra’.  There are many medicines or herbs which are used externally as well as internally.  The best herbal medicines is  Psoralea corylifolia or Bakuchi Churna which is widely used as medicine to treat vitiligo condition.

Herbal medicines for Leucoderma

Other medicines such as Marking nut or Semicarpus anacardium, Ficus hispida or Kakodumbara, though these herbal drugs or pungent or hot potency, one should purify with some measures.  There are other medicines such as Haridra, Guduchi or Giloy (Tinospora cardifolia),  Bhringaraj/Eclipta alba, Kadira or Acasia Catachu, Apamarga or Acaranthus aspara are the medicines which are used in any form for internal and as well as external purposes, when and as needed basis.

There are some Herbo mineral Medicines which are classified under siddha system of medicines such as Tal sindur, Ras Manikya, Sameer Pannag Ras, or Talkeshwar Ras which act on immune system and there are other medications such as Kashisha or Tamra Bhasma for pigmentation. Hence, it is understood that combined treatments like phototherapy or by using photosensitive measures, and by using blood purifiers is the way to control the spreading of the vitiligo or Leucoderma condition.


Following medicines are helpful such as Divya Bakuchi Churna, Somaraji Tailam (OIL), Divya KayaKalp Vati, Divya Switrghnalep Somaraji Tailam (OIL) and Divya Switrghnalep are the medicines to apply locally.  Blood purifiers are Divya KayaKalp Vati, Chirata Plus - Blood Purifier which are also helpful.


Can I get rid from Leucoderma?

Though prognosis is bad in some cases, depending on the symptoms and depending on the spreading nature or location of the Leucoderma, treatment is given and most of the cases are successful when followed in combined methods.  One should rely or believe in Alternative therapies to get rid from Leucoderma or vitiligo.
Along with ayurvedic medications, we do recommend strict diet regimen and lifestyle modification, yoga, pranayama, naturopathy, which are very useful and diet by avoiding sour food items, spicy foods, excess oily foods which may trigger the depigmentation process.  Hence one should maintain healthy lifestyle and balanced nutrition with restricted food pattern and activities.


One should see for complications such as sunburns to the particular part where there is no pigmentation, and may lead to skin cancer in few cases and should consult doctor immediately.


One should be careful and understand the skin condition that leucoderma is not harm or contagious, however, before choosing therapies or remedies, keep in touch with doctor for doubts.  The suggested medicines are only indicated for particular illness.  If there is any associated complaint, one should highlight with doctor.  Before using some lotions are oils, one should follow test dosage method to avoid any skin reactions, hence one should apply oil or medicine to particular point and see for any reaction and if there is no problem, one can continue using the medicine.


  • Preferable expose your body parts to sun soon after applying medication for 5 minutes and prefer morning sunlight which is helpful.
  • Keep tracking on vitamin requirements which is also important at the same time.
  • Hence one should not get panic if there are white patches.
  • If there is worm infestation, there may be chances of whitish patches over face and it will go after deworming.