What is your ‘Vikruti’?
(or ‘how to find the right OmVeda products for you’)
With Ayurvedic beauty treatments, the emphasis is on ‘Vikruti’ or the condition of a person’s skin and hair. The products that are right for you are made from ingredients which have appropriate qualities and actions to remedy your condition, based on your Vikruti.
See which one of the following Vikruti is most like you, then click on the product link below it to see products suitable for you….
General Characteristics: Vata people dislike the cold, are prone to constipation and flatulence, they get anxious and worry, sleep lightly, cannot keep still, have to keep moving or do something, talk quickly, enthusiastic, creative, like to travel, have a small body frame, dry hair and skin, tend to snack, and have learn things quickly but also forget – short term memory.
- Lack of tone or lustre
- Rough patches
- Chapping and cracking
- Dry rashes, corns and callouses
- Dry eczema
General Characteristics: Strong sharp memory, goal orientated, good organisers, strong, sharp appetite, dislike the heat, prone to sunburn, sensitive, tendency towards diarrhoea, active, impatient and irritable, generally aggravated by heat – hot food, alcohol, hot weather, hot rooms.
- Rashes, inflammation, itching
- Oily T zone
- Premature wrinkling
- Yellow pustular acne, blackheads, whiteheads, general excessive oiliness
- Discolouration of natural pigmentation
General characteristics: Tend to be slow in movement, grasp things slowly, but once absorbed never forget, loyal, stable, tend to gain weight easily, do not like damp weather, prone towards headaches, congestion, easy going, lethargic, sleep heavily, and are known for their calmness.
- Dull, sluggish, congested skin
- Enlarged pores
- Blackheads or large pustules or cystic formations
- Thick, oily secretions