Heal The Exfoliative Disease - Psoriasis With Homoeopathy


Psoriasis is a chronic non-contagious skin disorder. It can affect any part of the body but most often occurs on scalp, elbows, knees, hands, feet and genitals. It may present itself with severe itching and physical discomfort. Although there are many types of psoriasis, the most common type is characterised by raised and thickened red patches covered with silvery scales. Many skin disorders may portray such symptoms, but three main features which differentiate psoriasis from other skin disorders are:

  • Psoriasis has well-defined borders.
  • The surface has silvery scales that easily come off and the skin under the scales has a shiny red appearance
  • Half of the cases of psoriasis show some changes in their nails .
  • There may be pitting, yellow - pink discoloration or complete loss of nail due to the involvement of nail matrix and nail-bed.

Psoriasis can also cause inflammation of the joints, which is known as psoriatic arthritis. The causes of psoriasis is not exact, but it is believed to have a genetic component and it can be be triggered by a prolonged injury to the skin

Factors that may aggravate psoriasis include

  • Stress,
  • Withdrawal of systemic corticosteroid,
  • Excessive alcohol consumption, and smoking.
  • There are many treatments available, but because of its chronic recurrent nature psoriasis is a challenge to treat.

In psoriasis, immune cells move from the dermis to the epidermis, where they stimulate skin cells (keratinocytes) to proliferate Individuals with psoriasis may also feel self-conscious about their appearance and have a poor self-image that stems from fear of public rejection and psychosexual concerns. Psychological distress can lead to significant depression and social isolation.

Homoeopathy for psoriasis

Psoriasis is mainly a disease of autoimmune origin, idiopathic cause, but its observed in many cases that any sort of mental stress, or problems related to psychological disturbances mainly gives rise to skin ailments, People of nervous excitable temperament mainly get prone to the complaints of skin ailments as it's said that Skin Is The Mirror Of Mind, any problem at the psyche level disturbance in the skin arises. Homoeopathic medicines has a very good scope in autoimmune diseases as the medicine not only cause the modification in Skin repair (i.e. proper cementing between the layers of the skin) & further boost the immunity along with correcting the mental ailment, being a long lasting, so called incurable cases in conventional era of medicine homoeopathy can vouch on giving promising results & pain free life both physically & mentally.

It is very clear from the above discussion that psoriasis is not so simple to prescribe for. So, it requires a lot of detailed study of the patient before anything can be prescribed. It requires a deep constitutional analysis. The history of the disease, the family medical history, physical and mental characteristics of the patient, the likes and dislikes, medication details are all taken into consideration. This approach stands in consonance with the homoeopathic convention: ?Treat the patient, not the disease?.

So let's uproot the notorious distressing disease through the calm, healing touch of Homoeopathy.

Caring Regards,

Dr. Sejal