Psoriasis is a condition that speeds up the life cycle of skin cells. These skin cells to build up rapidly and form scales and itchy patches. Psoriasis is a chronic disease that may appear and reappear throughout ones life. The goal of treatments is to manage symptoms. Moisutrizing the affected area as well as managing stress to avoid breakouts have been proven to help. If you notice dry, cracked skin, red patches, or scaly spots, you may be affected by psoriasis.
If you have psoriasis or skin spots that you would like looked at, contact Dermatology P.c. to consult with one of our highly skilled physicians.