Available Vitiligo Treatments
There are several treatments available for the chronic skin disease of Vitiligo available today. Though, Vitiligo is a progressive skin disorder, it can most certainly be managed and controlled. The majority of patients can and have achieved good results from various treatments available for Vitiligo today. A number of medical, surgical and adjunctive therapies are available nowadays. Therapy for Vitiligo takes a long time—it usually must be continued for 6 to 18 months. Every patient responds differently to therapy, and a particular treatment may not work for everyone.
Vitiligo is a treatable disease, especially if diagnosed early and if the affected area is small. Following are some of the treatments available for Vitiligo:
Most of the medical therapies are applied topically, and can help reduce the appearance of Vitiligo. Some of the most commonly used are Topical Steroid Therapy, Psoralen Photochemotherapy ((PUVA) therapy, which is probably the most effective treatment for Vitiligo available in the United States and can be done either orally, called the Oral Psoralen photochemotherapy, or topically, the Topical Psoralen Photochemotherapy), and Depigmentation.
All surgical therapies must be considered only after proper medical therapy is provided. Surgical techniques are time consuming and expensive. They are appropriate only for carefully selected patients who have Vitiligo that has been stable for at least 3 years. Some of the most common surgical therapies include, Autologous Skin Grafts, Skin Grafts using Blisters, Micropigmentation (tattooing), and Autologous Melanocyte Transplants
Other than the medical and surgical therapies, there are many things you can do on your own to protect your skin and minimize the appearance of white patches, and cope with the emotional aspects of Vitiligo, such as use sunscreens, cosmetics, and even join counseling and support groups.
In addition, one of the most reliable ways considered to treat Vitiligo in the current times is through the application of herbal oil on the areas affected by Vitiligo. We offer the best help oil to cure your Vitiligo – the CURE VITILIGO OIL. Nothing is better than the natural treatment, as there are no side effects and it is definitely much cheaper than the other therapy options available.