In the modern dermatology Psoriasis is one of the most pressing social and medical problems, in light of the significant percentage of 14.6% to 24% of the total structure of all skin diseases. The most common Psoriasis is in the scalp. This Form of the disease in all the varieties of this disease is, according to different authors from 50 to 80%.
Psoriasis of the scalp requires adequate treatment to prevent the progression and spread of the disease. In addition, he brings great psychological and social problems of the patients, because the defect in the skin to hide impossible from the point of view of the other.
Psoriasis of the head isolated, localized Form of skin is often, but can sometimes be complicated with psoriatic Arthritis, leading to disability of patients.
You should know that in the case of Psoriasis of the scalp how aggressive the process, the fail hair never went, because the rashes affect hair follicles and prevents normal growth.
- Infectious diseases;
- Chronic diseases of the internal organs;
- Parasitic infestation;
- Disorders of the digestive tract;
- Injury of the scalp;
- Stress and increased nervousness;
- Foci of chronic infection (dental caries, chronic tonsillitis, Sinusitis, Pyelonephritis);
- Regularly the effects of low temperatures on the skin of the head;
- Incorrect and unbalanced diet (consumption of large quantities of chocolate, coffee, sweets);
- Bad Habits (Alcohol, Smoking, Drugs);
Symptoms of Psoriasis of the scalp
How is scalp psoriasis:
- Peeling in small areas of the skin of the head, appears often begins in the neck. Patients usually start the shampoo from the head of dandruff, the symptoms of seborrheic Dermatitis.
- Peeling covered a large area of the skin, itching and slight skin irritation.
- Itching and irritation of the skin, the Patient combing of the skin into the blood. On the scalp, abrasions appear in.
- The skin becomes dry, rough and not elastic, it is easily damaged. Then big red platelets and bumps appear.
- Plaques start intensive scrolls, on the surface of gray scales.
- The tokens merge and go līņu growth of hair, forming a crown of Psoriasis (part of the affected frontal and behind-the-area).
Zone of localization of the Psoriasis of the scalp
- The skin behind and above the ears
- The back of the neck
- The back of the neck.
Detailed information about the disease Psoriasis: "psoriasis: causes, symptoms, classification, stage, and severity", as well as in the article "psoriasis. The treatment and care of the skin".
Local therapy in the treatment of Psoriasis of the scalp
Its essence consists in the use of such medicines, creams, ointments, emulsions, Shampoos and lotions that have:
- low toxicity;
- maximum efficiency with minimal exposure;
- the property, the ease of distribution on the scalp;
- Convenience (in the cosmetic sense) in the application — the absence of color, odor, adhesive and drying effect on the hair.
Today, unfortunately, maximum of meet these requirements most versatile remedy, does not yet exist.
In the treatment of Psoriasis of the head hormonal agents skin, their continuous application should not weeks longer than 2-3. In addition, you should keep to a diet.
Scalp psoriasis: the treatment of folk medicine
Treatment of Psoriasis of the scalp at home, you can only after consultation with the doctor
Folk remedies for Psoriasis taking
For the treatment of Psoriasis infusions and decoctions of herbs are used to normalize the metabolism, improving immunity, improving the functioning of the stomach and intestines and are anti-inflammatory.
- Take 20 G herb series, and calamus root, 15 G of the colours of an elder black, elecampane root, cowberry leaves, horsetail, corn flour and 10 G of celandine. Add 500 ml of boiling water and then bake in a preheated oven for about 30 minutes, then cool and strain. The Infusion of the herbs using 100 ml, 2 times a day for 2 weeks.
- Take 30 grams of leaves of the currant and the colours of an elder black, 20 G of leaves of walnut, Viola Tricolor, Ruhr-herb woodland horsetail, colours of a Linden and 10 G of celandine. Add 500 ml of boiling water and then bake in a preheated oven for about 30 minutes, or wrap with a warm towel for 2-3 hours, then cool and strain. The Infusion of the herbs using 100 ml, 2 times a day for 2 weeks.
- Take 20 G of burdock and Viola Tricolor, 5 G nettle leaves, the colours of an elder black, roots of thistles crispy (blessed Thistle). Add 500 ml of boiling water and then bake in a preheated oven for about 30 minutes, or wrap with a warm towel for 2-3 hours, then cool and strain. The Infusion of herbs. in between meals, in 200 ml 2 to 3 times per day for 2 weeks
- Take 30 G of nettle leaves and roots of burdock, 20 G of dandelion root. Add 500 ml of boiling water and cook for 5 minutes on low heat, let the Infusion 60 minutes., and then strain. The Infusion of herbs. in between meals in 100 ml of 2 to 3 times per day for 2 weeks
- Tincture of Safor Japanese is like this: take 3 tbsp. L. flowers Safor Japanese and vodka 500 ml. you put the Weed in a glass bowl, pour the vodka and leave it in a dark place for a month. Take 5 ml 3 times per day for a month.
Folk remedies for Psoriasis for external use
The treatment of Psoriasis folk medicine involves the use of ointments, lotions, baths with the aim to reduce the itching, soften the skin, promote the healing of the skin and remove inflammation.
Ointment with Propolis
Take 250 G to melt natural Butter completely and add in hot oil and 25 G of Propolis, stir well and leave to cool. The ointment should be sterilized in a glass bowl with a lid to it can be conveniently stored in the refrigerator. Prior to application of the ointment of Psoriasis-affected plots of land to wipe 3% hydrogen peroxide and allow to dry, then apply the ointment in a thin layer, the procedure is 1-2 times per day until you are better.
The ointment of celandine
Take, mix in equal proportions of grass celandine and the pharmaceutical Vaseline and apply to the affected skin 1 time daily for 3 days, and 4. Day: nothing to do, so for 4-6 months.
An ointment made of honey and egg white
You take protein, Maisky stir honey, 1 p. L., children cream, and 1 teaspoon of Vaseline medical 2 TSP and apply on the Psoriasis affected land 1-2 times a day.
Ointment with ash, garlic
Take liquid honey 100 G and ash of garlic 1 tbsp. L. ash prepares so: place the garlic cloves on a baking sheet and bake them until you find yourself in the ashes. Honey and ashes, mix garlic and apply on the affected skin 1-times a day.
Ointment of tar, and camphor oil
You take pharmacy birch tar 150 G of alcohol camphor ointment, 150 ml, 75 ml ethyl alcohol and yolks of 3 eggs, thoroughly mix all ingredients. The mixture on the affected skin is not applied 3-4 times a day, and washable for 3-x days, and then wash the hair and scalp soap out of tar. Such manipulations have to 4-5 times.
Ointment fish oil, tar and copper sulphate
Take pharmacy birch tar 1 tbsp of fish oil and Butter, copper sulfate, 1/2 TSP, boil on low heat, stirring constantly, store in a sterilized container in the refrigerator. Applied 1 time per day for a month.
An ointment made of elecampane root
Take a small piece of fresh fat and leaves you in a meat grinder, to add the resulting minced meat and elecampane 1 tablespoon of crushed roots, boil on low heat for 15 minutes, stirring constantly, strain and remove it in the refrigerator. Apply 1 time per day on the affected skin.
Compresses of clay for the treatment of Psoriasis
Psoriasis-treatment with clay and mud is regarded for a long time. To fit home best blue, red or grey clay, as they have the most pronounced anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and properties that have it.
Mask of clay from psoriasis of the scalp
Dilute the clay according to the instructions and apply it on the scalp after death, let it dry and then rinse thoroughly with warm water and rinse the hair chamomile extract.
A compress of clay and salt
You take the clay and coarse salt (preferably sea salt) in equal parts, add the broth each other creamy state, place the compress on the problem areas and plug them with a rag, soak 2 hours.
A compress of clay, vinegar and salt
You take the clay and coarse salt in equal parts, add the Apple cider vinegar until the consistency of thick cream, apply on the scalp for 2 hours, then rinse.
Baths for the treatment of Psoriasis of the scalp
Bathtub made of grass drug mylnjanki
Take 2 cups of chopped herbs, pour cold water and boil for 15 minutes, then 60 min wait, broth drain and add to the bath, fully submerge the skin of the head and the body, exposure time of 15 minutes, a course of 10-15 procedures per day.
A bath of yarrow herb
Take 2 cups of herbs, cover with water, bring to a boil and 20 minutes and leave it for 1 hour, strain and add in the tub, the exposure time of 15-20 minutes, a course of 10-15 procedures per day.
Bathroom from a number of herbs
Broth from a number of preparations as well as both of the previous recipe.
Bath with sea salt for the treatment of Psoriasis
You have to solve in the bath with sea salt 400 G, you can use sea salt with herbs, but without aromatic additives. Such baths should be 2 times per week for 15-20 minutes, the course of 15-20 procedures.
A bath consisting of a mixture of herbs
You take 4 pieces of chicory roots, 4 parts of Valerian root, 2 parts marjoram, 2 parts of hawthorn fruit, 2 parts hop cones and 1 part cover celandine, with water, after boiling, the broth is cooled and insist 40 minutes, then filtered, and to the bathroom. The pan should be 2-3 times per week for 15-20 minutes, the course of 15-20 procedures.
Baths with essential oils
You take bergamot essential oils, of juniper, roses and insert 5 drops in a small amount of milk, then dissolve in the bathroom. Bath applied 2 times per week for 15-20 minutes, a course of 10-15 procedures.