Dear readers, Hello. In today's article I will tell you psoriasis on face and its treatment. Many of this illness interferes with life, to communicate with other people, brings a lot of discomfort, both physical and mental.
I will teach you how to deal with the symptoms of the disease for as long as possible, so that his remission (unfortunately, it is incurable). I have to say, that before the application of any national or medications, you should always consult a doctor, otherwise you only exacerbate the problem.
You want to get rid of the plaques on the face? Then read carefully and learn.
Psoriasis on face: how to start treatment
Upon detection of the first signs of the disease, you should go to a dermatologist, who will prescribe the appropriate treatment. An integrated approach, with strict observance of all the recommendations, otherwise all your work goes "down the drain".
General drug treatment includes the following treatments:
- Light treatment;
- Physical therapy;
- Of Folk remedies.
It is also important to follow the diet.
Describe each of these methods in more detail.
Systemic treatment in severe stages of the disease
- Psoriatic arthritis symptoms on the skin can be improved by using the following to restore the dermis products;
- Swelling and itching be removed from antihistamine drugs;
- Good reviews is a tool that succinic acid. This is a solution for infusion, which enhance and restore cell-mediated immunity, the flow of oxygen to the cells, increase the antioxidant properties;
- If these methods do not help, then appointed immunosuppressants. Their doctor prescribes. They should be taken exactly according to the instructions, because of their negative consequences.
Can also be configured such drugs:
- prevent inflammation, reduce itching;
- a drug that blocks the process of cell growth. I take it once a week. The drug is administered only by a doctor. Has side effects;
- drugs that reduce the recurrence;
- drugs, which restore the cells. Also activates the production of collagen;
- vitamins in general support of the body;
- folic acid, evens pigmentation and cleansing of the skin.
Quickly reduce the symptoms of psoriasis are prescribed as creams, gels, solutions, creams for external use. The most effective of these are creams that soften the skin, remove psoriatic plaques, ointment to relieve inflammation and anti septic creams, disturbing effect.
Treatment with non-hormonal means
These funds often prescribed for psoriasis on the face extra, because they increase the medication. These drugs are prescribed only by the doctor, depending on the severity of the disease. The symptoms of the disease they can not be eliminated.
Hormonal creams and oils
To remove the external signs of the psoriasis and the inflammatory process, hormonal medication. It makes only a doctor, because these funds have many contraindications, side effects, and can be used for a long time.
Because psoriasis often occurs due to stressful situations, has been shown to calm down. It can be taken with Valerian, motherwort and other sedatives.
Strengthens the immune system you can take vitamin E, D and A.
It includes several procedures, which is prescribed depending on the severity of the disease:
- Laser therapy helps relieve inflammation of a local nature. Often this method for the treatment of skin rashes on the eyelid;
- UFO, promote the regeneration of the upper epidermis layer. With this method it is possible to drive deep psoriasis in remission;
- Magnetic therapy, improve cell renewal and activates the metabolism;
- Electricity, which has a very positive effect on the psychological state of the patient. Often enough, 8-15 procedures for 20-60 minutes;
- Ultrasound-a treatment that reduces the itching, inflammation, pain;
- PUVA-therapy is rarely used in the treatment of psoriasis of the face and head, because it can lead to tumors;
- Light therapy, promotes the production of vitamin D, which activates the regeneration of tissues.
A popular treatment
To reduce the acute symptoms of psoriasis along with the above measures can be treated with folk remedies. You can easily use at home. The most effective are masks for the face and scalp:
- Saline, which is salt from the Dead sea. It is diluted with hot water, dipped in a solution of cloth and apply to the skin;
- Stabilized mask fat and birch tar. Mix equal proportions of these ingredients and apply gently to the affected area. Stand for 20 minutes, wash, apply on face moisturizer;
- Try a mask with essential oils: shea butter, lavender, juniper, jojoba, coconut, evening primrose. It is possible to mix them. To apply they must point only inflammation;
- A few aloe leaves is able to withstand a week in the refrigerator, then grind and apply the resulting mush on your face for half an hour;
- Well reduces inflammation chamomile. To prepare the broth, and then dipped it in a cloth, and put it for half an hour face.
Homeopathic medicine is prescribed along with main treatment. Good effect is given external funds.
The right diet
If you don't follow the doctor's recommendations, but did not follow the diet, you can't get rid of the signs of psoriasis. There is a specific list of products that need to eliminate from your diet:
- Chocolate and other sweets;
- Salty, smoked, fatty foods;
- Citrus fruit;
- Low-fat milk;
- Baking and spices;
The most important thing is a proper balanced diet with lots of fiber. Eat cheese, eggs, beans, vegetable oil. Sweet substitute dried fruits, fresh fruits.
It is what is on your desk:
- Barley, buckwheat;
- All the green;
- Vegetables fresh;
- Dairy products.
Recommendations for the care of the person
- Do not attempt to cover patches on face oily cosmetics. They only clog the pores, making the skin stop to breathe. This can aggravate the disease;
- Wash your face with a special foam, gels, foams, which is designed for sensitive skin. The most important thing — after washing, let the skin dry itself, don't wipe it with a towel;
- Can several times a day to wash with herbal decoction, which can help relieve itching and swelling. It can be in succession, sage, chamomile, calendula, etc.;
- Remember to use a moisturizer, especially in the summer;
- Try to avoid rooms with high humidity;
- Men should use an electric razor instead of a conventional machine;
- Protect your face from dust and wind.
Well, dear readers, you can understand how you can eliminate signs of the disease? If you do it right, then the whole treatment lasts a few months of minor illness, and then for a long time the disease is not bothering you. Most importantly, listen to your doctor and do everything he says.