GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT PSORIASIS
What is psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a very problematic skin disease that is difficult to be treated. It causes inflammation and patches on the skin.
What is an auto immune disease?
Autoimmune disease is a disease in which there is a destruction of organs and tissues of the body by its own immune system.
What causes psoriasis?
It is known that psoriasis is a complex disease with a strong genetic predisposition, but environmental factors influence on the manifestation of the disease. The following factors can provoke or aggravate psoriasis: stress, physical and chemical injuries including sunburn, bacterial pharyngitis, HIV infection, excess body weight, alcohol abuse and smoking.
Who can get psoriasis?
Everyone can get psoriasis. No matter if you are a female or a man, no matter what age you age, it can overtake you at any time.
What are the symptoms of psoriasis?
The main symptoms are: dry, red, itching patches on the skin with silver scales. They can cover any part of the body.
Psoriasis in males & females – Is one more at risk?
There is absolutely the same chance to have psoriasis both in women and men.
Is psoriasis a contagious disease?
No. It is not contagious.
Are there different types of psoriasis?
Yes. There are different types of psoriasis (approximately 99 kinds).
Does psoriasis have a cure?
No, there is still no cure. It is chronic.
What is the age of onset for psoriasis?
It can come at any age.
Can parents pass on psoriasis to their children?
Only in about 30% of cases psoriasis is genetically transferred by a parent stain.
Can people die from psoriasis?
Is it possible to recover from psoriasis?
No, you can only relief symptoms.
How is psoriasis diagnosed?
It can be diagnosed only by a doctor, when you make a biopsy of the piece of your skin.
Do race or skin color play a role in developing psoriasis?
People with darker skin color are less affected to psoriasis.
Is there a cure for Psoriasis?
There is no cure.
What are the genetic aspects of psoriasis?
Even though psoriasis has a multi-factorial etiology, it is strongly influenced by genetic factors. The higher disease incidence was identified among 1st -degree and 2nd -degree relatives of psoriasis.
Is there hope that a cure will be found?
There is always a hope.
TREATMENT OF SKIN DISEASES (PSORIASIS, SEBORRHEA, ATOPIC DERMATITIS, ECZEMA)
What are the treatment options for psoriasis?
What are the risks involved with PUVA therapy?
PUVA therapy can harm liver and your immune system goes down, so you become very susceptible with viruses.
Is sunlight good for psoriasis?
Yes, the sunlight is very helpful in psoriasis. But you should comply with the measure, the recommended time for sunbathes is about 10 minutes (till 10 a.m. and from 5 p.m.)
What can aggravate psoriasis progression?
Your mood, psychological condition, stress, etc. can worsen psoriasis.
What is the most suitable period for the treatment?
The most suitable period for the treatment is not least than 1 week and not more than 3 months. But it depends on various factors.
Can psoriasis worsen due to a mental state or stress?
Yes it can.
What is PASI?
Psoriasis Area Severity Index is a tool that calculates the severity of psoriasis on your body.
What effect does the sun have on psoriasis?
The sun courages your body to produce D-vitamin, which relieves the symptoms.
HOW DOES THE PSORIASIS AFFECT THE BODY?
Why is my psoriasis different in summer and winter?
In summer, when you expose your skin to sun, sunlight relieves the symptoms and psoriasis calms down so you suffer less.
Can psoriasis affect the genital region?
Yes, it can affect any area.
Can psoriasis cause hair loss?
In some cases it can. Plaques on the scalp can cause hair loss, but only on the area of the plaque. It is not permanent and if you treat it, hair will grow again.
Can psoriasis sufferers function normally?
In general, psoriasis sufferers function normally. But if they feel ashamed, they have psychological problems, which can interfere with daily life. Only in cases of arthritis psoriasis people suffer from pain when moving.
Does Psoriasis appear through all the body?
It can appear at any part of the body, and in severe cases it can affect very large areas.
Can nutrition affect Psoriasis?
There are different kinds of diets for psoriasis sufferers, but it is not proven that nutrition affects.
Is there seasonality for Psoriasis?
Psoriasis much more manifests in winter.
Can psoriasis develop around the site of an injury?
It can develop in this area, because any traumatic incident can cause it.
HOW TO USE PSOEASY PRODUCTS?
At what age can you use PsoEasy products?
PsoEasy products are recommended to be used from the age of 4.
Can PsoEasy cream be used for all types of psoriasis?
Yes, PsoEasy cream can be used for all types of psoriasis.
Why can we use PsoEasy without time limit or quantity?
PsoEasy products are natural, so you can use them whenever you want, in any quantity.
Which is the best treatment to put on my scalp?
The best treatment for scalp psoriasis are PsoEasy shampoo and PsoEasy lotion.
Can PsoEasy be used on genitals and eyes?
Only in an external application.
When will I see results?
The results can be seen after a few days. But the best result you will get after 2 weeks.
Can PsoEasy be used together with other treatment methods?
Yes it can, because it is natural.
ADVICES FOR PSORIASIS SUFFERERS
I started new blood pressure pills. Thereafter I was diagnosed with psoriasis. Is there any relation?
No, there is no connection.
I suffer from psoriasis of the hands and feet. What can I use to treat it?
You can use PsoEasy cream and PsoEasy oil.
I suffer from psoriasis of the fingers and I kindly ask you which treatments and ointments I should use?
PsoEasy cream and PsoEasy oil are recommended to be used for psoriasis of the fingers.
Would there be any problems if I was pregnant? Are there any contraindications?
There are no contraindications, because it does not affect on the bloodsystem. It is not chemical and safe to use.
Does my psoriasis make me more prone to skin infections?
Yes, for example, it can cause eczema.
Will swimming in chlorinated or salt water worsen my condition?
In most cases it can't worsen your condition. But in case of eczema presence it can affect badly.