HOW CAN AYURVEDA HELP IN MAINTAINING HEALTHY SKIN?
Ayurveda is a 5000 year old system of healing that has its origin in Vedic culture of India. The term Ayurveda originated from two Indian words: ‘ayur’ means life and ‘veda’ means knowledge or science. Ayurveda is well versed with its rich knowledge and applications to benefit human health through holistic approach. Ayurveda comprises of eight fields among them one branch deals with rejuvenation of body. Skin one such organ which is prone to aging and requires constant rejuvenation. Nevertheless to its therapeutical benefits, Ayurveda also teaches the spiritual significance to unify body, soul & mind.
Ayurveda herbal medicine is based on the theory of Tridosha- the three vital energies. These three energies are vata, kapha and pitta. This theory explains how the five elements fire, water, air, earth and ether which make up physical creation dynamically combine to manage all the processes within the human physiology. These five elements are basic building blocks of life.
"From the earth came herbs and from the herbs came the seeds which gave life to humans"- Taittiriya Upanishad (11.1)
Herbs are well known for offering the most beneficial form of treatment and are considered to be the source of refreshing energy for the entire body system. In broader sense it means knowledge concerning maintenance of life. Herbs work with their natural healing property and have a natural aroma. Herbs are 100% safe so results are obtained without any side effect.Herbs help skin to regenerate itself.
Ayurveda make use of herbs existing in nature and formulate herbal products using the inherent power existing in these herbs. Ayurveda brings richness of herbal products in purest form. Not only this, Ayurveda is non-invasive and non-toxic.