Posted by: Skin and Cancer Institute in Medical Dermatology

Today’s news is on healthy eating and how it can help with Psoriasis. Although you might not see a connection, psoriasis and healthy are more connected than you think. There are certain diets that may help your Psoriasis.

There are different treatments plan when it comes to treating psoriasis and no one treatment plan works for everyone. Dermatologist recommend following a healthy, well-balanced diet. Healthy eating can lead to less psoriasis on your skin, decrease the severity of your psoriasis and make psoriasis medication more effective. If you have seen any of the following below on your body, please be sure to contact our office.

Psoriasis causes patches of thick red skin and silvery scales. Patches are typically found on the elbows, knees, scalp, lower back, face, palms, and soles of feet, but can affect other places (fingernails, toenails, and mouth). The most common type of psoriasis is called plaque psoriasis.

Always talk to your provider before changing your diet. If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to give our office a call or schedule an appointment today. Our providers are trained and skilled in treating all skin type conditions and we would be happy to treat you.