The Psoriasis Diet

Psoriasis is a non-contagious skin condition which causes the skin cells to form layers, thus resulting out into scaly and itchy dry patches. If a person follows healthy diet, by excluding foods that elevate this skin condition from their daily diet, psoriasis can be controlled. In the case of psoriasis and diet, a large body […]

Dry Skin – Reasons and Remedies

Dry skin is a common problem which is usually not serious. But it is uncomfortable and unsightly. It occurs at any age for many reasons. Skin becomes dry when it loses too much water or oil. Skin is the most vulnerable organ for environmental factors like hot and cold weather; low humidity. REASONS Age:  As […]

Tips For a Dandruff Free Scalp

What is Dandruff? Dandruff is a mild form of inflammatory disorder of skin in which small pieces of dry skin flake off from the scalp. Many people believe that dandruff is caused by poor hygiene but it is not true. Researchers are still finding the cause and common triggers are oily skin, stress, cold and […]

PSORIASIS- MYTHS AND FACTS

Psoriasis is an immune mediated inflammatory disorder of skin. It comes with raised, red and scaly patches typically on the back of elbow, front of lower leg, scalp and back. The causes for psoriasis are not known yet but immune system and genetics play a major role as trigger factors. The skin cells of affected […]

ECZEMA – MYTHS AND FACTS

Eczema and Dermatitis are common problems all over the world.  Eczema is non-contagious inflammation of the skin with redness, scaling, oozing and itching. Two factors are important in Eczema. First- an allergic or sensitive skin. Second- exposure to irritant. Familial sensitiveness is an important factor. Climatic extremes and stress also promote the development of

scalp psoriasis

Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disorder that makes raised, reddish, often scaly patches. It can pop up as a single patch or several, and can even affect the entire scalp. It can also spread to the forehead, the back of neck or behind ears. It causes severe itching and discomfort. WHAT HAPPENS IN SCALP […]

Psoriasis

Severe Psoriasis – Managing a flare-up Psoriasis is one of the most baffling and persistent of skin disorders. It’s characterized by skin cells that multiply up to 10 times faster than normal. As underlying cells reach the skin’s surface and die, their sheer volume causes raised, red plaques covered with white scales. Most common symptoms […]