First of all you should make an appointment with your family doctor as fast as possible. That is the only way to know the correct diagnosis. If you will know what the reason of white patches on your skin is, you will be able to treat it properly.
It is better to know what the real problem is; maybe some more specialist treatment will be necessary. However there are several different methods how to deal with white patches on your skin.
There are natural, homemade remedies; there are also plenty of medical ways how to get rid of white spots on your skin. So do not worry, first let`s have a look what you can do by yourself using homemade methods to reduce white patches. Then you can check medical treatments as well.
Depending on the reason of white patches you can treat them with many different methods.
It is known that ginger is helpful natural remedy for treating vitiligo. Especially drinking ginger juice or tea is recommended to cure white patches cased by vitiligo. Ginger has a property that promotes blood flow and helps to improve melanin formation.
So to try to cure white spots on your skin you can simply put a slice of ginger root directly on the white patches. You can leave it as long as a ginger is fresh, when it will dry out, throw it away. You can repeat such ginger therapy on your white patches one or two times per week.
The alternative way to use a ginger is to extract a ginger juice from a large ginger root and add it to a fresh mint tea. You can drink such tea once a day for a few weeks to get positive results.
Active ingredients that are inside of babchi or Psoralea corylifolia can help to reduce white patches on your skin. Babchi is called also bakuchi. It is a plant that is used in Indian Ayurveda and Chinese medicine to treat multiply of medical troubles.
It is known to have an anti- psoriatic property that is useful in treating psoriasis. It is also another natural remedy to cure hypopigmentation. So when you want to try how it works for white spots on your skin all you need to do is to soak babchi seeds in a ginger juice. It should stay there for three days, but you need to remember to chance a ginger juice for a fresh one every day.
Later on you need to dry seeds in the sun properly, and then crush them in a fine powder. To help your skin condition you should eat one gram of such babchi powder (about 1/5 of a teaspoon) in a glass of milk each day for 40 days. Such powder can be also applied directly on your skin white spots. Alternative option is to use oil from babchi directly on white patches and put your face to the sun for about 15 minutes.
Ginkgo Biloba treatment
Ginkgo Biloba is known as a very useful agent in many different medical problems. It is known especially to be helpful to concentrate and memorize. It has been shown also to help cure vitiligo, because Ginkgo Biloba is an antioxidant and can help to reduce white patches and induce pigmentation.
Coconut oil treatment
When vitiligo is your problem you can try to cure it using coconut oil. It has a multiple properties. It is antifungal and antibacterial, so it reduces infections. It is able to help to heal chronic inflammation.
Beside it, coconut oil can help in repigmentation of the skin. To treat white patches with coconut oil you can simply apply good quality coconut oil directly on a white spots and repeat it two to three times a day at least for a couple of weeks.
Maybe that will surprise you, but copper can be very helpful to treat white patches on your skin. It is known to help in production of melanin. So what you need to do is prepare a copper drink. It is enough to pour drinking water in a copper pot or other dish and simply leave it overnight.
In the morning you will get water infused with copper ions, so you can drink it every morning. It should help in melanin production and reduce white patches problem.
Red clay treatment
There is another natural and homemade remedy that can be used to get rid of white spots on your skin. Red clay has a red color because it contains copper. So again, as copper itself, red clay can help to restore your skin pigment and be of same use to reduce white skin patches.
To use it at home you should mix equal amounts of red clay together with a ginger juice. Mix it to get a smooth paste. You can directly apply such paste on the white spots on your face, hands, legs and every other parts of your body.