Symptoms, remedies, treatments and care for Psoriasis


Psoriasis is a noncontagious, long-lasting autoimmune disease which is characterized by patches of abnormal skin. It causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin. The extra skin cells form scales and red patches that are itchy and sometimes painful. It is a chronic disease that often comes and goes.

Common signs and symptoms include red patches of skin covered with thick scales, dry and cracked skin that may bleed, itching, burning or soreness, thickened, pitted or ridged nails, wollen and stiff joints.


Apply apple cider vinegar  Popularity: 105  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Soak in epsom salt solution  Popularity: 75  Effectiveness: 3.1  
Apply ice pack  Popularity: 56  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Take oatmeal bath  Popularity: 50  Effectiveness: 4.0  
Apply garlic paste  Popularity: 45  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply aloe vera  Popularity: 28  Effectiveness: 3.4  
Apply honey  Popularity: 28  Effectiveness: 2.9  
Apply olive oil  Popularity: 26  Effectiveness: 2.8  
Apply coconut oil  Popularity: 18  Effectiveness: 2.9  
Apply tea tree oil  Popularity: 18  Effectiveness: 2.5  
Drink bitter gourd and lime juice  Popularity: 16  Effectiveness: 3.1  
Apply avocado oil  Popularity: 15  Effectiveness: 2.8  
Apply turmeric paste  Popularity: 8  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Drink turmeric tea  Popularity: 2  Effectiveness: 2.0  
Apply licorice root  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  

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