Incorrect Food habits and polluted environment affects our blood so much that we get into skin problems like Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis and other allergies. To treat these we usually take various allopathic medicines which are not only eventually ineffective but are also likely to give us so many side-effects. To get rid of these problems AIMIL Pharmaceuticals India has developed an effective and safe ayurvedic formula, the Purodil. It is a Dual Intensive Therapy for making skin healthy. Purodil provides poly herbal regimen, recommended for comprehensive management of acne, pimples and other skin infections & allergies. With unique benefits of dual therapy, it constantly treats all stages of acne, repairs acne damaged skin, helps to heal breakouts by detoxifying the impurities. Purodil dual therapy acts internally as well as externally giving complete benefits to the patients of acne, pimples and other skin infections & allergies. Purodil syrup/tablet is a scientifically developed, clinically tested polyherbal formulation, which act multi-dimensionally to treat acne, pimples and other skin allergies. Purodil provides comprehensive and safe approach, being a good anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, anti-oxidant, blood detoxifier and immuno-modulator. The Purodil Gel, a unique topical innovation to fight acne & pimples fast. It is a rich source of phyto–constituents, alpha mangostin which locally inhibits 5-α reductase, reduces DHT level, excessive sebum or oil secretion, and eventually reduces the formation and recurrence of acne and pimples. Purodil gel works at a root cause level and gives fast relief.
Purodil also diminishes stress-induced changes in the body, exerts anti-stress action along with adaptogenic, anti-anxiety action and breaks vicious cycle of stress-acne-stress; reduces burden of oxidative stress, inhibits free radicals, protects the epidermal cells, checks acne flare-ups; reduces endotoxin production, boosts body defence system, ensures fast relief and stimulates liver functions causes effective detoxification, and protects from various metabolic toxicants.
The main ingredients of Purodil are :
Kokam (Garcinia indica Choisy): The Fruit rind of Kokam is rich in the life-enhancing antioxidant Xanthone, and Anthocyanins that have been shown to possess strong antioxidant activity which is proven to battle depression, kill bacteria, and fight free radicals. Anthocyanins prevent ascorbic acid oxidation, scavenge free radicals, show inhibitory effects against oxidative enzymes and reduce the risk of cancer and heart diseases. Kokum’s major active ingredient is Garcinol, a substance that has antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Kokam also contains B complex vitamins such as niacin, thiamin and folic acid plus high levels of Vitamin C; and also a good source of magnesium, potassium and manganese.
The most important health benefits of Kokam include its ability to speed wound healing, prevent chronic disease, reduce allergic reactions, optimize digestion, protect the skin, boost the immune system, relieve pain, and eliminate inflammation.
Lavang (Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr. et L. M. Perry): Lavang’s health benefits include improving digestion, fighting against bacteria, protecting the liver, fighting lung cancer, regulating blood sugar, preventing mutation, enhancing immune system, fighting inflammation, supporting oral health, curing respiratory infection, curing headaches, relieving stress, treating wounds, supporting healthy bones, treat acne, promoting youthful skin, and preventing stomach ulcers. The presence of antioxidants in lavang makes it a great addition to the lifestyle of youthful skin. Harmful radicals cause the skin cells to age rapidly, and this causes premature wrinkles. Lavang can battle such radicals with antioxidants and help skin stay youthful.
Yashtimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra L.): Yashtimadhu root contains powerful antioxidants that can neutralize free radicals from external environmental (sun, pollution) and internal (e.g., energy production) stressors. Also, the presence of “licochalcone” is ideal for individuals with oily skin because licochalcone has shown to control oil content on the skin. Glycyrrhizin, an active in the Yashtimadhu root, has a strong anti-inflammatory activity that is similar to cortisol and steroids. Steroids are commonly used drugs in treating inflammatory dermatologic conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. For centuries, Yashtimadhu root has been used to treat a wide variety of inflammatory skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis and other conditions characterized by inflammation and itch. Glabridin, an active ingredient in Yashtimadhu root, has shown to possess anti-inflammatory effects and inhibits tyrosinase, a key enzyme that is responsible for making the pigmentation. Liquiritin, an another active ingredient found in Yashtimadhu. which does not inhibit tyrosinase but helps to disperse and remove melanin and pigments in the skin.
Nimbu (Citrus limon (L.) Osbeck): Nimbu is a wonderful source of calcium, vitamin C, magnesium and potassium; all of which help improve the appearance and condition of skin, hair, and nails. Nimbu can act as an antioxidant, astringent, stimulant, hydrator, and also help aid in fighting dandruff and a dry, itchy scalp. Nimbu has antiseptic qualities which help exfoliate dead cells and aid in fighting dandruff and pesky flakes. Its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory qualities can also help soothe skin irritations affiliated with dandruff. Nimbu is a natural stimulant to the liver and act as a great liver detoxifier, and also help replenish body’s mineral supply and quench thirst. Apart from free radicals, Nimbu also purges toxic materials from blood and keeps the skin clear and radiant. Vitamin C of Nimbu plays a key role in rejuvenating the facial skin internally so that you do not ever develop age spots and can stay young forever.
Neem (Azadirachta indica A. Juss.): Neem has a long history of medicinal usage in skin ailments due to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and showed insignificant effect against acne causing bacteria. Loaded with nutrients, neem oil is also used in natural skin care products because it contains high levels of antioxidants that help protect the skin from environmental damage. Neem also helps fight free radical damage in the skin because it contains carotenoids, which provide high antioxidant compounds. Since neem is also especially high in important fatty acids and Vitamin E and can quickly penetrate outer layers of skin, it is extremely effective in healing dry and damaged skin. Neem oil has been used in traditional folk medicine as a home remedy for acne because of the aspirin-like compound that helps rid the skin of bacteria. It also helps reduce redness and inflammation. The high fatty-acid content in Neem oil is said to prevent and treat scars from acne and is non-comedogenic.
Kumari (Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f. ): Kumari is used in traditional Indian medicine for constipation, skin diseases, worm infestation, infections and as a natural remedy for colic. Kumari contains antioxidants, vitamins A, C and E — plus vitamin B12, folic acid, choline, enzymes, minerals such as calcium, copper, selenium, chromium, manganese, magnesium, potassium, sodium and zinc, anthraquinones, fatty acids, and hormones, called auxins and gibberellins; they help with healing wounds and have anti-inflammatory properties. There have been numerous reports that have explored the role of topical Aloe vera administration in skin conditions and wound healing management, including the treatment of psoriasis, dermatitis, oral mucositis, surgical wounds and as a home remedy for burn injuries. Kumari provides an amazing number of vitamins and minerals that help reduce inflammation and fight free radical damage. Kumari can also naturally treat acne and eczema since it helps the healing process in the skin.
Sariva (Hemidesmus indicus (L.) R.Br.): Sariva is a good source of “ saponins” which are natural carbohydrates found in plants. They have shown in studies to have good antioxidant properties and also have good cleansing property that helps to remove dirt and impurities. Sariva also contain flavonoids and nutrients like copper, iron, manganese, zinc, vitamins A and D, making it a good anti-aging ingredient for skin. Melanin generation inhibitor makes it possible to prevent or control safely development of pigmentation, such as a pigmented spot by aging or sun tanning and freckles. Formulation with roots as one along other is effective in inhibiting elastase, collagenase, tyrosinase activity, and preventing and improving skin aging. Sariva roots showed healthy skin benefits especially as skin nourisher, anti-acne, anti-microbial, anti-oxidant, immune-modulation, anti-inflammatory, cleanser, fairness for skin and protection of skin from UV radiation from sun. Sariva is used as lipase inhibitor for skin/hair external preparation.
Vach (Acorus calamus L. ): Vach has been employed for kidney and liver troubles, rheumatism, and eczema. The rhizomes extract showed significant anti-inflammatory effect in acute, chronic, and immunologic models of inflammation. The ethyl acetate extract of Vach was found to be a potent antioxidant. Vach also showed antibacterial and antifungal activity.
Dhania (Coriandrum sativum L.): Dhania has antioxidant properties. The presence of quercetin (antioxidant), vitamin C and iron strengthen body’s immune system. Dhania contains an anti-bacterial compound, Dodecenal that kills fungus or bacteria. Dhania is reported to reduce acne and blackheads. Dhania also have antioxidant, anti-fungal, antiseptic and disinfectant properties that help in clearing up the skin from many problems. Dhania is highly rich in vitamin A which fights free radicals and thus prevents many signs of ageing such as pigmentation, wrinkles, loose skin. Thus, Dhania having disinfectant, detoxifying, antiseptic, antifungal, and antioxidant properties that are ideal for clearing up skin disorders such as eczema, dryness, and fungal infections.
Daruhaldi (Berberis aristata DC.): Daruharidra has been traditionally used to deal with heart and liver problems and skin diseases, wounds and burns. The chief constituent of Daruharidra is barberine that is used for skin diseases like acne, pimples and other skin infections & allergies. The plant is anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant activity, and is used to treat skin infections like eczema, parasites, psoriasis, and vaginitis. A methanol extract of Daruharidra has anti-hyperpigmentation potential for human skin, and has been found to treat psoriasis and lighten skin.
Bavachi (Psoralea corylifolia L.): Bavachi is a popular herb, which has since long been used for its magical effects to cure various skin diseases such as psoriasis, leukoderma, and leprosy. Bavachi has blood purifying properties. It is used to treat itching red papules, itching eruptions, extensive eczema with thickened dermis, ringworm, rough and discolored dermatosis, dermatosis with fissures, and scabies. An active compound the Bakuchiol, found in Bavachi exhibited antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.
Pudina (Mentha viridis (L.) L.): Pudina contains vitamins, antioxidants, and vital nutrients and is rich in limonene, dihydrocarvone, and cineol. The antiseptic properties of the essential oil of Pudina make it effective at inhibiting the growth of microbes and reduces the chances of infections occurring on the skin. The anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, and anti-viral properties of Pudina essential oil make it a great disinfectant. The oil can help to get rid of both external and internal infections. The anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties of the Pudina essential oil can be used in the treatment of skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis and acne. It can also effectively treat fungal infections like athlete’s foot, jock itch, and nail fungus.