Products specifically formulated for the treatment of conditions such as psoriasis:
A chronic, non-contagious autoimmune disease that affects the skin
and joints. It commonly causes red, scaly patches to appear on the skin.
The scaly patches caused by psoriasis, called psoriatic plaques, are
areas of inflammation and excessive skin production. Skin rapidly
accumulates at these sites and takes on a silvery-white appearance.
Plaques frequently occur on the skin of the elbows and knees, but can
affect any area including the scalp and genitals. In contrast to eczema,
psoriasis is more likely to be found on the extensor aspect of the
Products specifically formulated for the treatment of conditions such as eczema:
A disease in a form of dermatitis or inflammation of the epidermis
(skin). The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin
conditions. These include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are
characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema
(swelling), itching and dryness, crusting, flaking, blistering,
cracking, oozing, or bleeding. Areas of temporary skin discoloration may
appear and are sometimes due to healed lesions, although scarring up is
rare. In contrast to psoriasis, eczema is often likely to be found on
the flexor aspect of joints such as elbows, knees, etc.