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Pitta constitution


These people are of medium height, are slender and their body-frame may be delicate. Their chests are not as flat as those of vaata people and they show a medium prominence of veins and muscle tendons. They have many moles or freckles which are bluish or brownish-red. The bones are not as prominent as in the vaata individual. Muscle development is moderate. The pitta complexion may be coppery, yellowish, reddish or fair. The skin is soft, warm and less wrinkled than vaata skin. The hair is thin, silky, red or brownish and there is a tendency toward premature graying/loss of hair. The eyes may be gray, green or copper-brown and sharp; the eyeballs are of medium prominence. The conjuctiva is moist and copper-colored. The nails are soft. The shape