General Characteristics: Pitta people have a strong sharp memory, are 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
Most of us are a combination of 2 or more Vikruti. In this instance be aware of climatic and environmental factors. Pitta – Summer, Vata – Spring and Autumn, Kapha – winter. Use products for the appropriate season.