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Lichen planus

I would like to understand the room case and home-medicines and the food habits for care who is suffering from lichen planus.
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Dr. Rasya Dixit
Dermatologist 13 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi Lichen planus is an autoimmune skin disorder where the skin is affected by your own immunity. The condition is usually self healing in about 2 years, however it tends to leave a hyperpigmentation. It is important to avoid stress, excessive junk food intake and smoking. Other diet is unlikely to affect lichen planus. Since the condition is internal, home remedies are not of any benefit. Best regards DR Rasya Dixit
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