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5 essential nutrients for people with chronic skin problems

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Certain chronic skin conditions such as rosacea, psoriasis and eczema can be alleviated with changes to your diet. If you can change your eating habits in favor of a few essential nutrients, there’s a good chance your symptoms will subside over time. The skin is an organ, and as such it relies on a series of vitamins and minerals to function properly. Give your skin the nutrients it needs, and you can better prepare it for the fight against some of these conditions. If you’re not already doing so, make sure you’re eating foods and supplements containing these five essential nutrients. 1....

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How eating right can soothe psoriasis symptoms

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When you consider that food is the primary substance you absorb from the world around you (aside from oxygen), it makes sense that eating choices have a significant effect on your psoriasis symptoms. Research published in the Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology (JCAD) notes that “Dietary intervention should be recommended to patients with psoriasis,” and states that the foods you eat form a “foundational therapy” for many current and potential complications of the disease. The scientists also note that even small changes are beneficial: You don’t have to restrict yourself to some limited, exotic menu that interferes with the...

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Equilac helps you avoid the dangers of hydrocortisone creams

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When you suffer from a complex immune disorder like psoriasis, you might find it tempting to just focus on the visible symptoms. Using a medication such as hydrocortisone cream may even lead you to believe you’re curing the underlying disease. Unfortunately, whatever short-term relief you may experience from these creams may well be counterbalanced by the new problems they create. Here is a quick overview of hydrocortisone creams, and why they are problematic for so many people. How Does Hydrocortisone Work? Before delving in with the effects that hydrocortisone creams have on your body, we want to provide some background...

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Immediate relief for psoriasis itch while taking Equilac

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The National Psoriasis Foundation notes that 70 to 90 percent of people with psoriasis experience itching as a primary symptom. Any condition that causes maddening discomfort for millions of people will naturally give rise to dozens of remedies. Some of these solutions are pricy, more are ineffective and a few aren’t even good for you at all. We at Equilac feel that it makes sense to let nature lead the way: The following five natural approaches will help soothe your itchy skin as you work toward healing the underlying disorder. 1. Moisturizing Relieving the dryness and scaling of psoriasis should...

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Equilac as an alternative psoriasis treatment

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When treating psoriasis, the healthiest and best results can be achieved by treating the skin from the inside out, and by fighting the cause rather than the symptoms alone. While it’s true that it will take longer to see or feel results compared to topical hydrocortisone creams, the results in the long term will be much better and healthier for your body. These days, everyone has probably tried, or is still trying hydrocortisone creams. However, these types of cream can only lessen your outward symptoms, and are dangerous to your health if you use them on a long-term basis. The...

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