In Ayurveda, mixed pitta and kapha disorder caused
yeast infection. To cure them, you need to first observe a proper
diet that must not increase eith pitta or kapha levels.
· Change your diet
Eat a pitta –soothing diet and avoid food like ferment food
like cheese, soy sauce and even wine, sugar, and bread and pastry
containing yeast. Also make sure not to take kapha-provoking food.
Look into the food chart for each dosha type and
take foods in the ‘’yes’ column for pitta and
· Herbal remedy
Make this herbal formula to heal yeast infection:
½ teaspoon licorice
¼ teaspoon tumeric
¼ teaspoon shardunika
Use 1 teaspoon of this complete mixture with warm
water twice daily until the symptoms are gone.
· Licorice tea douche
Using this Licorice tea as douche for vagina yeast infection can
be helpful. Boil a tablespoon of licorice powder in a pint of
water for about 5 minutes. Leave to cool, strain and use the tea
for douching. The healing effects will be noticeble.
· Triphala tea douche
If you have itching and burning sensations with a thick discharge
from the genitalia, use tirphala tea instead of licorice. Follow
the same preparations but put a tablespoon of triphala in a pint
of water and boil. Cool it and strain before using the tea as