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Scalp Psoriasis

Why psoriasis suddenly appears on the face!

Recently reality TV star Kim Kardashian recently announced that she had woken up with ‘morning psoriasis’. This is where psoriasis suddenly, sometimes overnight, appears on the face. Kim has revealed in the past that she has psoriasis elsewhere on her body, namely on her legs and tummy, but she said it had never spread to […]

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Do you have flecks complex from dandruff?

  A new survey by the British Skin Foundation has found that dandruff, which effects roughly fifty percent of the population at some point in their lives, can cause psychological distress, lower self-esteem and reduce quality of life. Of the 400 people surveyed, one in five had been bullied about their dandruff and one in […]

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Oregon Grape Root is effective for managing psoriasis

A UK trial  found that a skin care range containing a plant extract called Oregon Grape Root, is  effective in helping to manage the symptoms of  psoriasis. Psoriasis is a recurrent skin condition that affects around 10% of the UK population. It is caused by an acceleration of skin cell production. Normally a skin cell matures […]

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Psoriasis – Scalp Psoriasis

What is Scalp psoriasis? BY Bruce Shane 6 July, 2007 A thick scale and redness becomes evident around the scalp margins. Many patients experience severe itching and a feeling of tightness and some report soreness. One patient has described the build-up of scales as being like ‘a mountain on my head’. Some people with severe psoriasis suffer temporary thinning […]

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