Tips tagged "flaking"

Tag: flaking

Tahitian noni

January 28, 2013 — 11:45pm
I have moderate psoriasis on my knees and elbows. I like natural alternatives and have decided to try something new. I have been washing with soap made from Tahitian noni fruit and moisturizing with Moea body butter made with noni seed oil every day for the last six months. I have received great relief from... Read more »

The miracle of Motrin

January 7, 2013 — 9:51pm
My husband has suffered from psoriasis for over 13 years. He used many topical creams and ointments. He had flakes, itching, bleeding and many sleepless nights from the condition. It had gotten so bad that his dermatologist suggested he consider Enbrel shots. Last winter he had a bad flare-up after using Coppertone Baby Sunscreen Lotion.... Read more »

Fish oil

January 7, 2013 — 12:27am
Fish oil and an over-the-counter psoriasis shampoo helped clear my scalp psoriasis for awhile. Within three months, most of my flaking and patches had gone away. For the first time, I was able to go without having to wear a hat all the time. I also used a mixture of Crisco, Vaseline and olive oil... Read more »

Clobex spray

January 4, 2013 — 9:40pm
I had thick plaques on my scalp with itching and flaking so bad I felt uncomfortable with anyone standing too close to my back. I tried lots of things over many years. Clobex spray did it! My scalp is clear except for a bit of redness–NO flaking or itching! NONE! Editor’s note: Clobex is only... Read more »

Sulfur Creek Water Cure

December 20, 2012 — 7:55pm
My mother used to take my brother and me down to a sulfur creek once or twice a year around the beginning of summer. When the water was warm enough to sit down in, we would scrape the wet muddy orange sulfur off the rocks and put it on our psoriasis and soak for about... Read more »

Fish oil

November 23, 2012 — 9:47pm
Fish oil and an over-the-counter psoriasis shampoo helped clear my scalp psoriasis for awhile. Within three months, most of my flaking and patches had gone away. For the first time, I was able to go without having to wear a hat all the time. I also used a mixture of Crisco, Vaseline and olive oil... Read more »

Itch Relief

November 21, 2012 — 10:06pm
Over 40 years ago, my grandmother would rub me down in apple cider vinegar three times a day and put it in my food. It seemed to stop me from itching so much, and it would make my flakes fall off easily. Read more »

Flax

November 9, 2012 — 10:54pm
I find that taking flax seeds at least three times a day not only helps the severity, but helps a lot with the flakes! Read more »

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