|Reference||S.Su.38/25, A.H.Su.15/44, Su.Chi.24/30|
|Literary Meaning||‘ Varn`a’ means colour or complexion, ‘ Prasaadana’ means clearing|
|Implied Meaning||Medicines that improve the color of the skin.|
|Elaboration||Some medicines improve the complexion. They are taken internally or used as Lepa ( application on the skin ). E. g. Naagakes`hara , Us`heera . These medicines are used for Udvartana ( application of powder all over the body ) also.|
Abhyanga ( massage of oil ) improves the skin color.
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