Seven Psoriasis Topicals Receive the National Psoriasis Foundation Seal of Recognition
Portland, Ore. (January 3, 2018)—The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) is proud to announce that seven over-the-counter psoriasis topical products have received the NPF Seal of Recognition. Successful in easing the dry, itchy, flaky symptoms of psoriasis, these products meet the high standards set by NPF to safely, and effectively relieve psoriasis symptoms.
Independently tested and then reviewed by a panel of dermatology medical experts and people living with psoriasis, the NPF Seal of Recognition acknowledges tested and trusted products that help manage psoriasis symptoms. The latest products to receive the Seal of Recognition include:
Gold Bond: Multi-Symptom Psoriasis Relief Cream. Formulated to help skin feel soothed and hydrated, this psoriasis cream offers relief with maximum strength three percent salicylic acid to fight and control recurrence of psoriasis symptoms.
PSORENT® Psoriasis Topical Solution. For mild-to-moderate psoriasis, this solution offers relief all over the body and scalp. Clinically proven to help eliminate and prevent the return of itching, scaling, redness, flaking, and irritation, this topical solution improves and controls symptoms of psoriasis.
Prosoria Daily Psoriasis Treatment System. A unique, multi-action combination treatment system, Prosoria works to treat psoriasis symptoms while conditioning, exfoliating and moisturizing the skin. All four products within this treatment system received a seal of recognition.
SY Health Tea. Developed combining Asian medicinal herbs with an anti-inflammatory, this topical application offers a soothing and regenerating remedy for chronic dry skin.
These topicals join 17 products that have already received the NPF Seal of Recognition, including: Curél® Hydra Therapy Wet Skin Moisturizer, Dermarest® Psoriasis Medicated Treatment Gel, Dermarest® Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, Dermarest® Psoriasis Medicated Moisturizer, MetaDerm Heal & Prevent Cream, MG217® Medicated Conditioning Coal Tar Shampoo, MG217® Medicated Multi-Symptom Coal Tar Ointment, MG217® Sal-Acid Multi-Symptom Moisturizing Cream, MG217® Non-Drying Multi-Symptom Coal Tar Gel, MG217® Therapeutic Coal Tar Scalp Treatment, MG217® Therapeutic Sal Acid Shampoo + Conditioner, MG217® Therapeutic Conditioning Dead Sea Bar Soap, Neutrogena T/Sal® Therapeutic Shampoo, Neutrogena T/Gel® Therapeutic Shampoo – Extra Strength, Neutrogena T/Gel® Therapeutic Shampoo – Original Formula, Neutrogena T/Gel® Therapeutic Shampoo – Stubborn Itch, and Neutrogena T/Gel® Therapeutic Conditioner.
Manufacturers interested in submitting their products for the NPF Seal of Recognition must go through an application, evaluation and approval process, which includes submitting scientific data demonstrating the product sufficiently and safely aids in the management of psoriasis symptoms. A panel of dermatology medical experts evaluates all submissions and must come to a unanimous agreement to approve. Additionally, a panel of patients with moderate to severe psoriasis conducts evaluations. To learn more about the submission process, visit https://www.psoriasis.org/seal/review-process.
About the National Psoriasis Foundation
Serving its community through more than 50 years of patient support, advocacy, research funding, and education, the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) is the world’s leading nonprofit fighting for individuals with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The NPF mission is to drive efforts to cure psoriatic disease and dramatically improve the lives of more than 8 million Americans affected by this chronic immune-mediated disease. As part of that effort, NPF created its Patient Navigation Center to offer personalized assistance to everyone with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis. To date, NPF has funded more than $21 million in research grants and fellowships that help drive discoveries that may lead to more and better treatments and ultimately a cure. Learn more at www.psoriasis.org.