Category: Psoriasis

Body, Psoriasis

Why I’m Choosing Medication Over Light Therapy

For those that know me well, you’ll already know what I’m talking about. However, for those that don’t – I’ve suffered from psoriasis for over ten years now, and I’m constantly looking for new ways to relieve it or get rid of it. I’ve tried creams, soaps, steroid creams, change of diet, change of products …

Psoriasis

Psoriasis Doesn’t Define Who I Am

For over ten years now, I’ve suffered with psoriasis on my elbows, knees, and scalp. Since having my boy and gaining weight, many more patches have come up, right to the point where it hurts to stretch sometimes! I recently had an encounter with an extremely ignorant bitch who had the audacity to come and …

Blogger, Blogging, Body, Psoriasis

Kicking Psoriasis Ass One Step At A Time

You may have already read my blog post on my psoriasis and how sometimes I’ve struggled to cope with it. Well, lately it’s at the worst it has ever been and is now covering over 40% of my body. It’s now in small patches on every section, and some of it is itching to the point …

Blogger, Body, Psoriasis

The Habits Harming Your Skin

We all care about our skin, keeping it looking healthier, younger, and smoother. At least, we should, given how much some of us end up spending on our skin care treatment. But it isn’t all down to making sure you’re applying everything you think your skin needs. There are plenty of habits worth avoiding that …

Blogger, Body, Mind, Psoriasis

Coping (or not) with Psoriasis.

As a child, I never suffered with bad skin, apart from the usual small outbreaks of teenage acne, I had really lovely skin. My Dad and Brother have both suffered with eczema all of their lives, and I’d always hated seeing them so uncomfortable and in pain from accidentally scratching. Then, when I turned 16 …