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Aka: Psoriasis, Chronic Plaque Psoriasis, Guttate Psoriasis, Inverse Psoriasis, Flexural Psoriasis, Pustular Psoriasis, Erythrodermic Psoriasis, Psoriatic Onychodystrophy, Psoriatic Nail Pitting, Psoriatic Onycholysis. Then rotate to lower potency steroids or Emollient only periods until reexacerbation. The treatment of scalp psoriasis is beset with problems of drug delivery, facial irritation, messy, time-consuming, cosmetically unacceptable applications and staining of hair. Coal tar is an effective and a cheap treatment modality for scalp psoriasis. It is a keratolytic agent used as an adjunct to other topical agents. General measures for nail psoriasis include protection of nails from injury by wearing gloves and application of emollient creams on the psoriatic skin of the hands and nail folds.