Scalp Psoriasis Quick Guide

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It can be tough to manage scalp psoriasis. Psoriasis plaques on your scalp may be itchy, flaky, and awkward to treat. When scalp psoriasis is blocked by your hair, finding a safe and effective treatment can get even trickier.

But living with scalp psoriasis does not mean you can’t care for your hair while managing scale buildup. Request your Scalp Psoriasis Quick Guide to learn more about:

  • Over-the-counter products recognized by the National Psoriasis Foundation
  • Tips for managing itch (ex. using shampoos and conditioners with menthol)
  • Advice for washing and styling your hair and getting haircuts
  • Dealing with hair loss and the emotional impacts of scalp psoriasis

(An NPF Patient Navigator will email your resource(s) to you within 1-3 business days.)

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