SKIN BLOG

Will Psoriasis Affect my Tattoo

Will Psoriasis Affect my Tattoo

When it comes to tattoos and psoriasis, the question I most often get asked by patients is "will psoriasis affect my tattoo?".

If you're planning to have a tattoo done and you're worried about how psoriasis will affect it, or if you recently got a tattoo and psoriasis plaques are forming on or around it, this article is for you. 

New Non Alcoholic Spirit for Grown Ups

New Non Alcoholic Spirit for Grown Ups
The Bax Botanics bottles look and feel beautiful. It's really lovely to see a product that I'd feel excited to gift someone or take to a dinner party - handing over a fizzy bottle of Shloer just doesn't have an impact somehow! 

Kindness and Self Care

Kindness and Self Care
Sometimes we're so busy trying to meet the needs of family members, employers, children, friends, partners or society in general before meeting our own needs, and working to please and care for others, it interferes with our self-care routine. This can take a serious toll on a person's well-being.

DIY Face Mask

DIY Face Mask
If you suffer from a particular skin condition, the mask specific to you can offer some wonderful, natural relief. If you simply fancy trying to make your own DIY Face Mask, why not try them all? Each mask is made using the same base ingredient 'Bentonite Clay', the addition of specific essential oils and salts offers extra healing benefits depending on the condition you're suffering from.  

Cat Allergy Symptoms

Cat Allergy Symptoms
Not all skin conditions come down to what we're putting into our body's. External factors and the environment around us can also create allergens that our skin reacts to. Whilst the last thing we really want to believe is that our much loved moggy is the cause of that irritating rash, if you're considering there might be a correlation between flare ups and your feline friend, it's time to investigate. 

Pumpkin Skin Benefits

Pumpkin Skin Benefits
Why is pumpkin so incredibly good for our skin? The fantastic array of vitamins and minerals it contains makes it a perfect natural option for helping treat acne, ageing skin, oily skin and more.

Guttate Psoriasis Treatment

Guttate Psoriasis Treatment
Guttate psoriasis is the second most common form of the disease and often appears as little red dots all over the body. 'Gutta' is Latin for drop. This can begin as a dot or two and very quickly spread in what appears to be a rash. 

Psoriasis in Hair

Psoriasis in Hair
Psoriasis in your hair is more commonly known as 'scalp psoriasis', because it's not actually affecting your hair, it's the scalp itself that's become flaky and dry. Some people who experience scalp psoriasis might also notice their hair falling out in little patches

Gut Health

Gut Health
A growing body of evidence suggests that an imbalance of bacteria in the gut can cause psoriasis and other inflammatory diseases. Research suggests that multi strain biotics can reduce symptoms of psoriasis and eczema. 

Alcohol Intolerance

Alcohol Intolerance
Alcohol is a poison, a toxin, it makes the liver and kidneys work especially hard to process it and break it down. When our liver and kidneys are overburdened, they turn to our biggest detox organ for help - the skin. This can not only lead to dry, dehydrated skin, but it can also exacerbate more serious skin conditions such as psoriasis, rosacea and eczema. 

5 Tips for Soothing Winter Skin

5 Tips for Soothing Winter Skin
The changing seasons can have a negative impact on our skin, and exacerbate pre-existing skin conditions. While summer can be the worst time of the year for those who experience rosacea, the chilly autumn / winter months can be most problematic for those struggling with eczema, psoriasis or acne.

Celery the Skin Super Food

Celery the Skin Super Food

Celery is a magic little ingredient when it comes to healing skin. If you're suffering from the following skin conditions, consuming celery in any form can be incredibly beneficial; Vitiligo, Psoriasis, Eczema, Arthritis, Acne.