One of the oldest treatments for vitiligo is to use copper cups and utensils as the copper reacts with the water, having a pure source of water is essential, a Kangen water machine can provide filtered and ionised water for vitiligo treatments.
The most basic treatment is to drink clean water from a copper cup and store your alkaline water in a copper container to allow the copper metal to interact with the Kangen water.
Studies have shown that alkaline ionised water works better for the treatment of vitiligo than standard tap water, the ionised water contains few impurities and is not acidic which will present the transfer of copper from the metal to the water.
Another Kangen water specific treatment that has gained favour is to drink Kangen water on the basis that acid waste within the body is expelled through urination and the Kangen water as a source of alkaline prevents further build-up of acid in the body, this however is unproven scientifically.
Vitiligo is an auto-immune disorder, food thought to help vitiligo includes eggs, leafy green vegetables, alkaline water and copper infused water, itís thought that copper infused water can slow down the formation of new patches of vitiligo on the skin, drink copper water (alkaline water from a copper cup) with every meal.
Itís also thought that dry weather is more likely to worsen vitiligo than more temperate climates with rain and moist air, if youíre in a hotter climate then drinking Vitiligo Kangen water (alkaline water form a copper cup) is even more important.
You should also consider an alkaline diet, that doesnít mean that you should become a vegan and only eat vegetables, but 70-80% of your diet should be vegetables and not meat, couple an alkaline diet with alkaline water to further control your vitiligo.
Vitiligo is a controllable disease, drinking alkaline copper water and managing your diet are easy steps you can take for better management of vitiligo.
There are medical treatments like phototherapy where your exposed to lights of different wavelengths, these treatments can be expensive and not something you can do at home, switching to alkaline water and drinking alkaline water from a copper cup is an easy and cheap thing to do, you can buy a top of the range Kangen machine at £3,000 or you can buy a water ioniser from a different brand that will cost under £1,000, they both produce alkaline water and can both be used for the treatment of vitiligo.
Drinking alkaline water, it is thought will reduce oxidative stress in your body, this helps your skin to heal faster.
Alkaline water reduces oxidative stress which helps the body fight many diseases, itís been claimed that alkaline water can fight vitiligo, autism, sickle cell disease, lichen planus and chronic fatigue syndrome.