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Psoriasis

A chronic skin condition

Psoriasis is both an autoimmune disease and a lifestyle disease whereby the cellular growth of new skin cells goes awry. In the early stages of this dis-ease, there may be a little reddening of the skin. This redness may spread, become very itchy and the skin dry. As the problem develops, the skin begins to get very dry and scaly, and even more itchy.

While psoriasis is not contagious and in most cases it is not completely debilitating, it is very uncomfortable, very itchy and as with shingles, downright embarrassing. Some people accept this as their fate and learn to live with it, but over time it may continue to worsen and make

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