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Advice urgently needed please. I’ve recently finished a long course of potent steroids for treatment of psoriasis on my scalp and all over my body, along with PUVA this worked amazing and my skin cleared up. However, I am now left with what I think is steroid induced acne over my shoulders, back, chest, arms and some of my lower body. My dermatologist discharged me from her care when my psoriasis cleared so I have been seeing my gp for the acne but nothing is clearing it. The only thing that… read more
acne can be your body reacting to the treatment. your immune system sees it as a threat and a toxin. your skin is one of the body's biggest detox organs. a sauna will help sweat it out. drink lots of… read more
SCALP TIPS: I used apple cider vinegar prior to shampoo
Charcoal shampoo & conditioner called Renpure. I also found a hack on tube: add sea salt to shampoo, rinse then conditioner. Worked wonders. I… read more
I have tried several different shampoos from prescription to home remedies and have not found one to work. I did have one that I used several years ago and tried to get it refilled only to find out my insurance company does not cover that shampoo any more. They cover a solution, but not the shampoo. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
Hello I got plague psoriasis 5 years ago when I got a tattoo it just covered completely in psoriasis and since then I've been scared to get another one. But ive been left with brown like scars all over my arms from where psoriasis have been and would love to get a full sleeve to cover them up. Was just wondering if anyone has got a tattoo while battling psoriasis? Tia 🙂
I've never had a tattoo but i discovered awhile back that my dark brown spots that were left after an outbreak after not scars, they are still some form of the psoriasis. Sometimes i use the… read more
Finding a face lotion with salicylic acid can help clear up your plaques on the face, i have a clean and clear brand one i pull out for flare ups. I believe an acne spot treatment may also have the… read more
With winter here, I’d like to hear what people use for moisturizing full-body. I’m currently using an Aveeno lavender lotion but not sure if it’s the best for moisturizing and if I should try to go unscented. I also have the Gold Bond psoriasis relief cream but only use that on certain spots since it has salicylic acid. I see a lot of different things out there but want to hear about what is tried and true! Thanks!
I have found putting on Vaseline (has to be the name brand) right after shower keeps skin moist. My P is on my feet so wear socks. It really helps in keeping the flaking down and I don't seem to itch… read more
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