what is psoriasis
Lara Wyatt
Lara Wyatt
November 9, 2018
What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition that is marked by itchy, red, and scaly spots. Read on to learn more about psoriasis here.

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Essential Oils for Psoriasis

Using Essential Oils for Psoriasis Relief

The essential oils for psoriasis used most often have anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and soothing properties to tackle skin irritation and inflammation.
78 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on May 31, 2016
Natural Scalp Treatments for Psoriasis

Natural Scalp Treatments for Psoriasis

Home remedies and scalp treatments for psoriasis include topical and internal treatments; herbal therapies, essential oils, and dietary interventions.
13 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on August 5, 2015
Psoriasis Medications and Their Side Effects

Psoriasis Medications and Their Side Effects

While no drug can cure this condition, psoriasis medications can help alleviate the symptoms of psoriasis.
67 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on June 17, 2015
Psoriasis Herbal Remedies

5 Herbs for Psoriasis

There are many herbal remedies used to treat psoriasis, some used internally and some used externally with good results.
215 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on March 4, 2015
Helpful Psoriasis Products

Helpful Psoriasis Products

Let’s look at some psoriasis products that can be beneficial for treating this condition, based on the review of scientific literature from UMMC.
101 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on January 28, 2015
Raising Awareness of Psoriasis

Raising Psoriasis Awareness

The more people know about psoriasis, the more seriously it will be taken – consider these thoughts on the importance of raising psoriasis awareness.
69 found this helpful by Amy Manley on January 6, 2015
Vitamins for Psoriasis

Vitamins for Psoriasis

Have you tried taking vitamins for psoriasis? Studies and anecdotal evidence suggest a range of vitamins could help with your psoriasis symptoms.
413 found this helpful by Yvonne Banks on November 12, 2014
Alternative Therapies to Avoid

Alternative Therapies to Avoid

When you have psoriasis alternative therapies can be very tempting, but many won't help you at all.
45 found this helpful by Donna Schwontkowski on October 28, 2014
Psoriasis and Hydration

Psoriasis and Hydration

Psoriasis and Hydration: If you have psoriasis, making sure you are well hydrated can help keep moisture in your skin and prevent flare ups.
197 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on October 15, 2014
Vitamin D for Psoriasis

Vitamin D for Psoriasis

Have you tried using vitamin D for psoriasis treatment? You may be able to change the course of your symptoms.
439 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on October 15, 2014