Lichen Planus Home Remedies

Lichen planus is an inflammation affecting the mucous membranes which happens due to the autoimmune system. This is believed to be happened by the allergic reaction, contact to chemical substances, medications and dyes and hepatitis C. Lichen Planus is characterize by itchy rashes, bumps, ulcer, lesion, dry mouth and hair loss. It appears on the areas covered by the mucous membranes such as mouth and vagina. Natural Treatment for Lichen Planus you must try to treat lichen planus at home.

Cool Compress

Cool compresses provide an instant relief from the itching sensation, one of the general symptoms in Lichen Planus. All you need to take ice cubes in a towel to be placed on your inflamed skin for 10-15 minutes to relief. Make sure to apply a skin lotion or cream after the compresses.


Turmeric is the powerhouse of antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, which are really needed in the condition like Lichen Planus. Turmeric is easily available around your kitchen and is a useful home remedy.

Prepare a paste by adding water to the turmeric powder. Now apply that paste on the affected parts of the skin to soothe, rashes, lesion and blisters.
On the other hand, you can add milk and wheat flour to turmeric powder to make a paste to be applied on the lichen planus. You must use turmeric powder in your cooking ad also use in Treatment of Lichen Planus.