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Psoriasis driving me crazy

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VervainRoric Mon 19-Nov-18 18:46:41

Does anyone else suffer badly from psoriasis? I've got a really bad flare-up on my scalp. its got so bad that its now a load of open wounds. I've tried shampoo's, creams, ointments and nothing is helping to soothe it. Help before I end up shaving my hair off to slap the cream straight on it 😕

Pootle40 Tue 20-Nov-18 21:46:30

I do, have had it for 20 years. Cut out gluten, sugar, alcohol, processed foods and start taking in serious probiotics to increase your gut bacteria. For my scalp I use alphosyl shampoo every day and every few days use betnovate scalp solution and my scalp been under control for a few years now. Not sure if it's just your scalp but a bath with oats is great to soften and soothe skin....I stick some in an old pair of tights in the bath. Hope things improve for you.

Wavyheaded Tue 20-Nov-18 22:24:55

Have you tried coconut oil? I've heard good things.

beanaseireann Fri 07-Dec-18 18:01:10

I think this is in the wrong section.
Psoriosis is annoying but it's not exactly newsworthy 

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