Psoriasis Remedies

There are numerous psoriasis remedies including herbal remedies, supplements, and homeopathic remedies, using tissue salts and eating the right foods.

While psoriasis' true root causes and largely unknown and a cure yet to be released, psoriasis remedies offer the patient fantastic and effective relief from the symptoms of the disease. Of course the success of remedies intake largely depends on the persistence of the individual taking them.

Having said that, the first point and the most fundamental ingredient is harvesting a positive and persistent attitude.

What to Eat

In order for psoriasis remedies to work effectively, it is necessary that you eat the right things with the right nutrients and vitamins.

It is also important to mention that what you eat largely affects the occurrence and severely of diseases inflicting the skin. As the liver is responsible for detoxifying the skin, a poor diet will lead to an underperforming liver (which may lead to eruptions).

Observe the following:

  • Keep a vegetarian diet to a large extent. You should take a large intake of fresh and natural vegetables and fruits. Yellow root vegetables are very good including yams, carrots and pumpkins.
  • Take plant protein sources such as tofu, nuts, potatoes and beans in place of animal protein sources.
  • Unrefined cold pressed flax seed oils and deep sea fatty fish such as herring and salmon.

What Not to Eat or Take

  • Red meat – This should be avoided totally as they are not properly digested by psoriasis patients. Go for plant protein sources mentioned above.
  • All spices from flower or fruit sources for example pepper, cinnamon and nutmeg
  • Avoid taking citrus fruits for example orange and grape fruits.
  • Do not take Alcohol

Mineral and Supplements

Taking supplements and nutrients provide an enabling platform for the body to  better fight psoriasis. Supplements and minerals include vitamin, B, C,E, essential fatty acids, selenium, zinc, digestive enzymes and folic acids.

  • Vitamin A – Helps in maintaining and repairing tissues
  • Vitamin C – Take with bioflavonoids. Should be taken with 1000 mg doses and are effective in fighting inflammation. They also work with vitamin A to heal tissues.
  • Vitamin B Complex – Take in 100 mg doses. They not only facilitate the maintenance of healthy skin but provide relief from tension and anxiety which triggers eruptions.
  • Essential Fatty Acids – Vital in increasing fatty metabolism and thus improve skin. Take two evening primrose oil 500 mg dose capsules thrice a day and 3 to 6 tablespoons of flax seed oil.

Psoriasis Herbal Remedies

These are especially powerful as remedies. It involves fusing or mixing different combination of herbs together as juices or as teas. Here are a few herbal remedies for psoriasis you can look at.

Homeopathic Psoriasis Remedies

It’s important to be careful when using homeopathic remedies for psoriasis especially if you are suffering from chronic psoriasis. If for any reason, the results become worse on taking, stop immediately and seek the services of a professional homeopath.

  • If your condition gets better in warm weather and worse in cold, apply petroleum 4 times a day for 2 weeks.
  • If you’ve got a burning sensation and experience dry scaly skin, often get physically exhausted and symptoms become worse after midnight, take arsenicum 4 times a day for 2 weeks.
  • If areas affected include the fingertips, the scalp, the face and itching that results in blood and pus, take graplutes 4 times a day for 2 weeks.

Tissue Salt Remedies

  • Calc Sulph – It is effective where eruptions produce pus and heal too slowly. 4 tablets, four times a day for 2 weeks will provide relief.
  • Kali Sulph – Ideal where condition worsens in warm weather and gets better with cold. It also works with eruption of red pimples, pus and scales. Take 4 tables four times a day for two weeks.
  • Nat Mur – Effective for overly dry skin with white scales (especially on the joints and the scalp). Take 4, four times a day for 2 weeks.

Are there any Therapies that Work?

  • Rest and Relaxation! Rest and Relaxation! Rest and Relaxation! Overly stressful conditions cause triggers of eruptions.
  • Sea water applied on the scales provides relief too. Once applied, expose to sun until it turns red.(If it does flare up, it’ll come back as mild psoriasis)
  • Taking a rising temperature is excellent

In Conclusion...

Psoriasis remedies are efficient as they work with the body to alleviate symptoms and provide relief in a natural way, using natural ingredients. In order for them to work, an individual must be ready to use frequently for 3 to 6 months.

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