Don't scratch that itch ...
Check out these natural ways to treat dermatitis and psoriasis!
Severe skin irritations like psoriasis and dermatitis effect hundreds of millions of people around the world with symptoms ranging from irritated itchy, red, flaky or raised skin to joint pain and severe dandruff.
It’s Psoriasis Month and we’ve put together some simple steps for preventing and managing skin flare-ups.
Psoriasis and dermatitis - including irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis and eczema - are not contagious and can occur at any stage of someone’s life, but a genetic predisposition or immune disorder increases their likelihood.
Certain things can trigger an attack or make these conditions worse – bacterial or viral infections, dry air, skin injuries, stress, and alcohol to name a few.
There is no cure for psoriasis or dermatitis, but there are natural treatments available for preventing outbreaks and alleviating symptoms.
Here are a few we recommend...
This gentle moisturiser combines chamomile, calendula, hypericum, rose petal oil and tea tree oil to provide a natural and safe antiseptic cream with penetrating cleansing qualities. The natural plant oils will help your skin heal and reduce scarring..
Other tips to help your symptoms include:
For more information check out the e-book The Complete Guide to Eczema and Psoriasis. This great guide covers everything you need to know about eczema and psoriasis, including natural preventions and treatments.