Psoriasis - is an inflammatory disease in which the patient's skin to appear scaly rash, sometimes in the form of bubbles with pus, mainly in the knee-elbow and part of the head covered with hair.In some cases, it may result in all of the skin and joints (artropaticheskom).The hair and the mucous membranes, generally are not affected.

The disease can develop at different ages, but most often from 10 to 30 years.Primary symptoms of psoriasis - plaque pink color with scales, which remains after the removal of the wet surface.The biggest disadvantage - an undulating course of the disease with periods of remission and exacerbation.


  • 1 Causes of psoriasis
  • 2 psoriasis Classification
  • 3 Transduction
  • 4 Traditional methods of treatment
    • 4.1 Mustard
    • 4.2 Celandine
    • 4.3 ointment based on vaseline
    • 4.4 baths of herbal

causes of psoriasis

Until the end of the causes of the disease, unfortunatelynot clarified.The following triggers:

  • streptococcal infection
  • disease
  • endocrine mechanical skin lesions
  • alcoholism
  • stress
  • the use of certain drugs

psoriasis Classification

physicians are the following types of the disease:

  • essudativny
  • normal
  • Arthropathic
  • pustular
  • psoriatic erythroderma

Besides the main division is also the autumn-winter form (acute fall and winter) and summer form (acute respectively summer) disease.Diagnosis is a doctor makes a diagnosis based on a general analysis of blood and skin biopsies.Treatment should be combined: local therapy and oral treatment.In addition, it is necessary to stick to a diet with reduced fat, carbohydrates, eliminate spicy food and alcohol.


This disease is hereditary, that is at risk there are people who have a family of someone ill with psoriasis.The impetus for the manifestation of the first signs may serve as angina, diabetes, obesity, abnormal liver work, and much more.But, despite the fact that the causes of the disease are not known precisely, it is absolutely not contagious.

Traditional methods of treatment

In folk medicine, there are many recipes for the treatment of psoriasis.The most common and simple ones are the following:

  • use of essential oils for bathing and for rubbing into the affected areas of skin psoriasis.For this purpose, suitable esters having antiseptic and aseptic properties - bergamot, chamomile, geranium, jasmine, rose and lavender;
  • Rubbing the affected skin hydrated and milled oatmeal to accelerate the process of skin exfoliation;
  • Rubbing foci peeling ointment on the basis of calendula;
  • Ingestion of sea buckthorn oil a teaspoon a day and lubricate them affected sites.

In addition, to eliminate the symptoms of psoriasis can use ointments, tinctures homemade vegetable-based.


  • Take half a teaspoon of mustard powder and vegetable oil, stir and add the same amount of tincture of eucalyptus.The resulting composition is put on the skin and in 5-10 minutes, rinse with water (first with warm, then cold), then lubricate the skin nourishing and moisturizing cream.
  • half a teaspoon of mustard powder mixed with 5 g butter, add a tablespoon of tincture of eucalyptus.Massa put on the skin for 5-10 minutes, rinse with cool running water, then smear moisturizer.Often, such a mask is not necessary to do, rather than once a week.


  • 300 g freshly picked herbs celandine scroll through a meat grinder, add 25 g of red wine, stir, and a swab applied to the skin.After that, it is necessary to take an additional 25 grams of red wine and rub sore places.After 15 minutes, rinse with water.
  • 4 tablespoons of celandine roots finely chop and add 0.5 liters of alcohol, to wrap up, let it brew for a few hours.Get infusion wipe the affected area.

ointment based on vaseline

At 500 grams of grease (or light petroleum jelly) to take 2 egg yolks and fresh chicken 1-1.5 tablespoons lime honey, mix well.At 500 g cooked ointment add 1.5 tablespoons of celandine grass, comminuted to a powder consistency and sieved.Once again mix well.The course is 2-4 months, during which you want to exclude from the diet of eggs, fried and spicy foods.Fat and butter should be eaten no more than 15 grams, vegetable oil, not more than 30, at the time of treatment is not to drink alcohol, do not smoke, do not use other drugs!

baths of herbal

also useful in psoriasis cleansing bath of herbs - Saponaria officinalis, yarrow, series.Brewed since each type of grass: a good pinch of grass crushed, pour two liters of cold water, insist hour.Then you need to boil for 10-15 minutes, for a further 1 hour, drain, pour vinegar Bolotov (healing for external use).Pour the resulting solution into a bath at a temperature of 37-38 degrees Celsius bath take breast duration - no more than fifteen minutes.The course of treatment - 10-12 procedures, take a bath every other day.

In fact, there are many different recipes for the treatment of psoriasis.But before you engage in self you should consult your doctor.