Medications that Worsen Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a complex autoimmune skin condition that affects up to 11 percent of adults.(1) Symptoms include patches of skin that are dry, sore, itchy, red, and inflamed. Sometimes it also affects the nails and joints. There are two main components that cause and worsen psoriasis. The first component is your genes. Some genes make you more susceptible to certain medical conditions.…

Psoriasis

In the world of chronic skin conditions, psoriasis is fairly common. It’s estimated to affect up to 8.5% of people worldwide, and over 7.5 million in the United States. (1,2) For most people, it's annoying and frustrating because it flares up without notice. It might get better from time to time but never completely goes away...and there is no cure. Medications are available to help control…

225: Topical Steroid Withdrawal (TSW)- Is It Just A Waiting Game? w/ Dr. Julie Greenberg

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - Have you heard that if you're going through Topical Steroid Withdrawal (TSW), that you just have to wait it out? "Just give it time... time is what heals." But when you say…

224: Nutrient Solutions For Acne (Some Of These Are Controversial) w/ Robyn Johnson, RD

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - Today we're talking all about acne. My guest shares her favorite nutrients on the journey to clearer skin...and some of them are quite controversial! Or, listen on your…

222: Food Allergies + Skin Rashes in Kids w/ Jennifer Brand, MS, MPH, CNS

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - Did you know that it is possible for children to become sensitized (and even allergic) to food through the skin? Yep... *mind blown*! This is something that we're learning more…

220: The Gut Microbiome Of Acne [NEW RESEARCH] w/ Dr. Julie Greenberg

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - If you are struggling with adult acne, today's episode is for you! This episode is celebrating new published research by Dr. Julie Greenberg on the make-up of the gut microbiome of…

218: TCM Diet To Support Skin Rashes w/ Dr. Olivia Hsu Friedman, DACM

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - I often talk about how nutrition and digestion can play a role in our skin health. And there are many different dietary theories out there that have been used over the decades (and…

216: Could Your Rash Be A Sign Of Lymphoma? w/ Dr. Peter Lio

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - Most times, a skin rash is a skin rash. But sometimes, if the skin condition comes out of nowhere, and if it does not respond to treatment, it could be a sign that something else is…

214: What’s Bile Got To Do With Clearing Mold w/ Dr. Jill Crista

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - When you think of methods to detox from mold, bile may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But, as my guest today will explain, bile can actually play a huge role in how (and…

213: Stool Testing Do’s + Don’t’s For Skin Rashes

This episode is bought to you by Quell -- to help support rebuilding healthy skin from the outside-in + inside-out! Take 10% off your next order! Use promo code QUELL10 at check out — Get started HERE! - - - Once you feel like you’ve exhausted what your dermatologist can do for your skin, you start to wonder if there’s anything else you can dig into to help your rashes. Most people…