Psoriasis is a non infectious disease and a chronic Form. The disease has the character, the repeated and mainly affects areas of the skin. Psoriasis of the scalp is a very common type of the disease. In the course of reddish patches with a scaly foil on the surface, appear to be located on the head. The Patient feels an itching and contributes to the inflammatory process.
Causes of psoriasis
The reason for the development of the disease as a disruption of the normal flow of the exchange rate in the process. Psoriasis is the result of a wrong perception of our body from external factors, due to which the skin cells divide much faster than it should be. Authentic causes of the disease are not yet installed. There are several versions. But due to the causes of psoriasis in two main groups:
Incorrect operation of the immune system transmitted through hereditary genetic lines (not 25 years). The second type of the disease is shown only in 37 - 40 years and older. This type of Psoriasis often affects the joints and nails, and rarely the skin with the hair.
This theory claims that the Psoriasis can provoke progress solely because of the malfunction of the immune system, the third-party factors:
- The consumption of alcohol;
- experienced Stress;
- damp and cold climate;
- poor diet;
- the infection.
The disease can affect the internal organs and tissue, what are the causes of psoriatic Arthritis.
Exactly is proved, that alcohol deteriorated in any Form in the course of the disease and can lead to aggravation.
Form of the disease
The appearance of the disease, which you can see on the photo, its the type and scope of the spread depend on the stage. There are two basic forms of the disease:
- Easy. On the head small Irritation arise, covered with scales;
- Hard. The skin of the head completely punched, the plate is larger and thicker.
Photo of the beginning stage of psoriasis of the head.
Stages of psoriasis of the scalp
The course of the illness is divided into the following phases:
- The progressive. There are new signs, the old Irritation move further (the phenomenon Kebnera).
- Stationary. New irritation will not disappear observed, the old.
- Regressive. Rashes disappear, in its place unsightly traces remain sometimes.
The disease is dependent on the time of year, is a summer-Form, between the times of the year, and more than acute autumn.
Symptoms of Psoriasis of the skin
The first signs of psoriasis on the head is a characteristic rash. First of all, papule is a pink hue, they can be round, and the top tile covered. papules gradually increase and Plaques.
Step-by-step the symptoms of scalp psoriasis:
- At the beginning of the changes are not skin any clinical symptoms are visible. Patients do not notice the changes.
- Next, a small shell, which is accompanied by irritation and itching.
- All processes are reinforced, the itch is strong, irritation clearly marked.
- Comb hair causes damage to the skin in the Form of wounds and abrasions.
- The skin is coarsened, there are a large scaly Plaques on the head, the plate in the ears.
- Then the separation of the epithelial cells and the loss of the shed in the color starts off white.
- With the plate in the course of time, becoming larger, thicker, and begin, as the white flakes, the hump on the head.
- The skin is greatly coarsened, it is very easily broken.
- More serious symptoms: scaly Plaques occur with the emergence of gray scales which cover the head completely (fibrous part).
- The last stage of the output defeat for hair-line.
Diagnosis of psoriasis head
In order to timely and properly treat psoriasis of the scalp needs to put the correct diagnosis.
The initial diagnosis
The diagnosis is on the complaint of the people on desquamation, itch and the inflammation process. The doctor examines the patient for signs of psoriasis (Plaques on the head, in the hair, inflammation, etc.).
Symptom stearinovih patch: lamination skin papule gives it a whitish color, stearic of the plate can fall off.
The phenomenon of terminal film: the removal of the skin with papule leaves in their place, the reddish, glossy surface.
Symptom Austrians were interested (even as a Symptom of the blood Tau): bleeding in the Form of small dots. When combing papule (after the apparition, the form of Stearin spot, or the second feature of the Terminal foil) is the punctual bleeding.
The phenomenon Kebnera: the emergence of the characteristic rash, after about 10-15 days after the beginning of the disease.
Symptom Voronov: irritation of the transition into a Phase of Regression, on the head along its circumference appears to be the Phase of the light skin in the Form of spots.
How and what you treat psoriasis on the head
For dealing with Psoriasis of the hairy part of the head, such events can be:
- Therapy General Type;
- the treatment with local funds;
- Physiotherapy and therapeutic baths;
- the treatment in the Sanatorium.
Drugs for the treatment of the scalp:
- gemodez (introduced by Instillation);
- Hyposensitization Preparations.
- antihistaminic drugs;
- Cytotoxic drugs;
- pirogenal, ATP, or Aloe;
- aromatic retinoids, various vitamins and their complexes;
- immunomodulator drugs: dekaris, leakadin. Similarly, it may be, metiluratsil, splenin and taktivin;
The use in therapy of corticosteroids or cytotoxic drugs is performed in severe forms of the disease. Antibiotics to fight Psoriasis of the scalp only in the presence of an infection on the skin.
Attention! Improper use of these drugs may worsen the disease!
Drugs for the treatment of scalp psoriasis
As the preparations phases of the defeat of the scalp to use: keratoplastic agents, for example, joined use, or an ointment of sulphur and tar, apart from the use and naphthalene and salicylic acid ointment; glucocorticoid dexamethasone mixtures apply in the case of the aggravated Form of psoriasis. Very good remedy for the treatment of the disease Solkoderm. The drug is on the basis of concentration of different acids were. Solkoderm looks like a solution, which is applied to the inflamed areas.
They do not treat the psoriasis of the head with the help of these medications, of course, but to use as a stimulant can Psyche:
- reducing the irritability, depression, social phobia;
- Improvement of the endurance to the influence of stress situations;
- Reducing the impact of Stress on the progression of the disease;
- the restoration of the sleep;
- Reducing the itching (works in preparations with antihistaminic effect).
The use of these drugs is dangerous, there is a risk of exacerbation of the disease and its transition into a new direction to give, you have no control over the existing treatment methods. First and foremost, this concerns the application of serotonergic agents, antidepressants (fluoxetine, paroxetine, or equivalent). Antipsychotics catalyze the production of the hormone responsible for the growth of tissue, and prolactin in the blood plasma. These factors in the totality of the General condition of the patient deteriorate and force the psoriasis head.
Shampoos skin as a way to fight against Psoriasis of the head
Healing of a Psoriasis Shampoos are, of course, will not work, but to recommend their use as a Supplement to the General complex therapy.
Home remedies for Psoriasis on the head
use traditional methods for the treatment of psoriasis of the head is only after the examination by a doctor. Be used techniques such as hydrotherapy (the process, if the fish eat Psoriasis-plate). But such treatment way to the people who have a Psoriasis crown is not possible.
For you, there are numerous means of traditional medicine. Of course, not all doctors such methods in favour of approving the impact on the disease, but experienced doctors have no means, can the weaknesses of Psoriasis. The most important process in the treatment of diseases Peeling shed. Also the affected skin to moisturize and reduce the inflammation process.
Ointment for psoriasis on the skin
Prepare the ointment can be and a simple soap-based tar. The following is taken:
- Take two tablespoons of grated soap and mix with the same quantity of grated garlic.
- Fill in the resulting mixture in a glass of water.
- We boil the resulting solution on the stove.
- As soon as the water evaporates and the consistency is similar to an ointment, turn off the fire.
- After the Tool has cooled down, lubricate the inflamed skin.
If there is no garlic, cook the ointment and a soap.
You treat psoriasis of the head with the fish porridge (the shed of young fish and fish oil). But there is another possibility:
- You enter into the bath water (the temperature of 40 degrees C).
- Pour in the water a pack of baking powder.
- Continue to take a bath.
- Back tilt your head so that the affected skin was in the water.
- Sit back, the procedure lasts about an hour.
You don't take a bath in the evening, to recommend the implementation of more than three consecutive meetings. After waking up inflamed 9 percent solution of vinegar, smear, half-diluted with boiled water.
It is very desirable that after the drying of neat vinegar with diesel to lubricate the skin. Applied the agent with a cotton swab. The procedure is a maximum of 2 times, the third time, you need to treat the skin with the juice of celandine.
Salicylic oil of psoriasis head
The oil is composed of these components:
- the oil itself;
- Means for applying (swab of cotton wool);
- Comb with big teeth.
Comb your hair so that the formed from the forehead to the nape of the neck and parted in the middle and along its perimeter apply oil. Is applied to the average of the fast and at the same time gentle movements. Further, in addition to the first to do the second middle parting.
Only better 6 - 7 good-byes. The oil is distributed over the whole head, you need to have a gentle Massage (2 - 3 minutes). Dress up on the hair a swimming cap for swimming, after half an hour wash off the soap wear the head.
Preparation of salicylic oil.
- Acquire each of the plant oils and salicylic acid in the Form of crystals.
- Pour into the container 100 ml of oil and add to the acid.
- You stir the contents.
It is very important thoroughly the ointment to mix!
Compresses from chicory
The Infusion of chicory can be prepared from these components:
- 2 Tablespoons Of Chicory Roots.
- You fill the roots with boiling water.
- You Have To Wait 15 Minutes.
- Strain the Infusion when it cools.
The Tampons or gauze pieces in the solution and put on a half-hour on the affected skin. The procedure or two weeks in a row.
Important! Self-healing is extremely dangerous for your health! The use of the means of traditional medicine, consult your doctor first.