Psoriasis is a noncommunicable disease and has chronic form. The disease has a character which is repeated and affects primarily the skin. Psoriasis scalp is a very common type of the disease. When it appear reddish spots with a scaly film on the surface, which are located on the head. The patient feels itching and transfers the inflammatory process.
The cause of the disease is considered a disruption of the normal flow of the exchange process. Psoriasis is the result of a wrong perception of our body to external factors due to which skin cells divide much faster than it should have. The exact cause of the disease is not yet established. There are several versions. But conditionally causes of psoriasis are divided into two main groups:
Wrong immune system, which is passed through the genetic line (appears not earlier than 25 years). The second type of the disease manifests only in 37 - 40 years and older. This type of psoriasis often affects joints and nails, rarely skin with hair.
This theory says that psoriasis can progress solely due to improper work of immune system, which is provoked by other factors:
The disease can affect internal organs and tissue, causing psoriatic arthritis.
It has been proven that alcohol in any form aggravates the disease and may cause aggravation.
The appearance of the disease you can see in the photo, the type and scope depend on the stage. There are two main forms of disease:
Photo initial stages of psoriasis of the head.
The disease is conventionally divided into the following stages:
The disease depends on the time of year is the summer form, between seasons and sharper fall.
The first sign of psoriasis on the head - a characteristic rash. Initially this papule pinkish hue, they can be round and covered with scales. papules gradually increased occur of plaques.
Gradual symptoms of psoriasis of the head:
To timely and properly treat psoriasis of the scalp you need to make an accurate diagnosis.
The diagnosis is made on the complaint of the man on the flaking, itching and inflammation. The doctor examines the patient to determine the presence of signs of psoriasis (plaque on the head, on the hair, inflammation etc.).
Symptom stearic spots: lamination skins papule eat gives whitish colour, stearic plates can fall away.
The phenomenon of terminal film: removal of a skin papule, with leaves in its place a shiny red surface.
Symptom Austrians (otherwise known as the symptom blood dew): bleeding in the form of tiny dots. If comb papule (after development, the stearic spots or other signs of terminal films) is spot bleeding.
The phenomenon Kebnera: characteristic rashes occur after approximately 10-15 days after the onset of illness.
Voronov symptom: irritation transferred to the stage of the regress, at the head of their perimeter is a plot of light skin in the form of spots.
To fight psoriasis of the scalp area of the head, you can use these events:
Drugs for the treatment of the scalp:
Use in the treatment of corticosteroid medicines or cytotoxic drugs is performed in severe forms of the disease. To use antibiotics to fight the psoriasis scalp only in the presence of infection on the skin.
Attention! Incorrect use of such drugs may worsen the course of the disease!
As drugs from hitting areas of the scalp are used: keratoplastic means, for example, Ichthyol or an ointment of sulphur and tar, besides use and Naftalan and salicylic ointment; glucocorticoid mixture is used in an aggravated form of psoriasis. A very good way to treat disease is Solkoderm. Drug created on the basis of concentrates of various acids. Solkoderm looks like a solution which is applied to inflamed areas.
To treat psoriasis of the head with the help of these drugs, of course, impossible, but to use as a stimulant of the mind can:
The use of these drugs is dangerous, there is a risk of exacerbation of the disease, and their transition in a new direction, impossible to control with current methods of treatment. This primarily refers to the use of funds serotonergic antidepressants (fluoxetine or its equivalent paroxetine). Antipsychotics catalyze the production of the hormone which is responsible for tissue growth and prolactin in plasma. These factors combine to impair the patient's condition and make psoriasis scalp to progress.
To cure psoriasis shampoo one, of course, will not work, but use them as additions to total integrated therapy is highly recommended.
to use traditional methods for the treatment of psoriasis of the head should be only after inspection at the doctor. We use methods such as hydrotherapy (the process, if the fish eat the psoriatic plates). But to apply such a treatment option to people who have psoriatic crown impossible.
For them, there are numerous traditional medicine. Of course, not all doctors approve of such methods of influence on the disease, but experienced doctors approve of any means that can ease the psoriasis. The most important process in the treatment of the disease exfoliation of scales. You also need to moisturize the affected skin and thereby reduce the inflammatory process.
Prepare the cream is a soap-based tar. To do this, do the following:
If no garlic, to cook the ointment possible with a soap.
To treat psoriasis scalp to be using a fish slurry (young fish scales and fish oil). But there is another way:
Take a bath in the evening, spending more than three sessions in a row is not recommended. After waking up, lubricate inflamed areas 9 percent solution of vinegar, half diluted with boiled water.
Very desirable after drying vinegar gently smear the skin with oil. Applied with a cotton swab. Done the procedure a maximum of 2 times, the third time need to handle the skin with juice of celandine.
The oil prepared from these components:
Comb the hair so that from the forehead to the nape of the neck formed the middle and along the perimeter apply the oil. Applied quick and at the same time gentle movements. Further, near the first to do the second part.
Best done 6 - 7 of partings. To the oil is dispersed throughout the head, you need to do a light massage (2 - 3 minutes). Put on hair cap for swimming, after an hour of wearing wash your head with soap.
Preparation of salicylic oil.
It is very important to thoroughly mix the ointment!
The infusion of chicory can be made of these components:
Moisten gauze pads or slices in a solution and applied on a half-hour to the affected skin. Done the procedure a week or two in a row.
Important! Self-treatment is dangerous for your health! To get the benefits of traditional medicine, consult first with your doctor.