Category: Supplements and Skin

Curcumin Can Help In Preventing Inflammation And Skin Symptoms of Psoriasis and Lichen

Couple of people have in the past few months mentioned they are taking curcumin or turmeric supplements to help with their Lichen Sclerosus and while it’s impossible to say if curcumin has been the main reason their symptoms have improved, they believe in it strongly, and it certainly isn’t hurting. Curcumin is a component of […]

October 19, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Foods and Nutrition for Helping Heal Leaky Gut Syndrome

To heal a leaky gut, you need to calm down the inflammatory process in your intestines; eliminate the damage being done ; “reseed” the intestines with beneficial bacteria; build up liver function and possibly take prescription drugs to control yeast / fungi overgrowth, such as candida. There are medical tests to find out if you […]

May 8, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Leaky Gut Syndrome and Why It Could Be Important To Your Skin

Psoriasis and Lichen Sclerosus both have long been known to react to foods as triggers. Part of the reasoning has been that the person is sensitive or allergic to a specific food and the immune system responding to deal with the food entering the body has then allowed the skin condition to flare up as […]

May 7, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Chinese Herbal Remedy Could Be Used to Treat Auto-Immune Disorders Such As Psoriasis

A new study by the Harvard School of Dental Medicine maintains that Chang shan, a root extract of a specific type of Himalayan hydrangea plant, also known as hortensia, is useful in treating autoimmune disorders. It’s traditionally been used as a malaria medicine in Chinese medicine.  The team observed that one component in particular, halofuginone […]

April 24, 2012 | 0 Comments More