What I Use For My Psoriasis. It may not smell great but it does the job. For champoo I use Polytar when I have psoriasis, it smells horrible but it does the job The sun helps me a lot too and also swimming in sea water. I still have a couple of bottles left but I use it very sparingly..I hope as you say it will come back soon it kept my scalp clear I used it and didn’t mind the tar smell. Psoriasis can appear anywhere on the body, but is most common on the scalp, elbows, knees and lower back. Coal tar in skin creams, bath oils and shampoos is also used to treat eczema, reducing inflammation and itchiness. Neutrogena make a treatment shampoo which smells of tar. My scalp can be really bad at time and Polytar really did the trick.
Thanks for blogging about it! I think I’ll buy both of the l’Occitane products. For champoo I use Polytar when I have psoriasis, it smells horrible but it does the job. Move over PolyTar, PsoriaTrax is the scalp psoriasis shampoo flakers should be buying. Over the next few weeks, my friends thought I had found a new job laying roads based on the stench emanating from my fine noggin. Yes I did a food intolerance test, but I have read it’s not very reliable so I’m thinking about an elimination diet to be sure. When my psoriasis is really bad, I am putting some olive oil on my scalp like a mask that I keep on all day – you have to be sure that you won’t have to go out though!;) And then I wash it off with T/Gel and mostly the coldest water I can take as hot water makes it worse. I do this whenever I wash my hair and I use normal shampoo and conditioner. I bought the snake bar from Lush but have not been that impressed with it, its about 3. The positive thing about this application is it is just like water, a clear non greasy liquid, and it smells quite like vodka when it comes out of the bottle but is odourless on the scalp.
The normal treatment options include shampoo that can be use at home, but severe scalp psoriasis normally has to be treated by a dermatologist, who may prescribe steroid creams or salicylic acid. My grandson scapegoat smells horrible after 2 days of washing it also looks like he got a lot of danraft. I also have scalp P.hope my polytar shampoo and cream could heal me. I don’t know what I can do other that deal with the stench for eight hours a day, I can’t move desks and I don’t feel comfortable saying anything to him when someone has already addressed it. I have psoriasis all over my scalp and I agree it is not fun, but I know of some great ways to get rid of it. Try Polytar, or Neutrogena does one.
I have been using Aveeno for the past 2 months, it’s expensive and did nothing for my Psoriasis so I stopped using it. P is such a horrible condition but I guess we could have worse, doesn’t make it any easier though. Do you have any advise on what i should do to help him, and is there anything we can do if he gives up his job and wont look for another because of his confidence. There is a Scalp Shampoo, and scalp cream as well as the skin ointment and facial cream. I used to suffer quite badly with Psoriasis which thankfully has all but cleared up. I have also been told that a coal tar based shampoo would be best but a) it smells horrible and b) I found that it strips your hair making it feel awful. Sorry I have no other recommendation but I do sympathise. My scalp is really bad at present (think it is the stress of new job) I have has mine nearly 5 years, since losing my mum and up untill I have been able to manage it quite well untill recently, I have tried some many different shampoos but nothing seems to clear it up. Hi jen You can use either T/gel shampoo or head and sholders, i think you can get that in the states, leave the shampoo, on for 5 to 10 mins before you wash it out, i would tend to drop the vaseline and tea tree method as to me sounds like a shed load of trouble to wash out, you could try another shapoo from the drug store if you can get it called polytar AF or something like that that contains a cold tar solution. It doesn’t smell good or bad, but it does the job. I use Neutrogena t gel it does smell while you use it but it is ok when rinsed out. I have severe psoriasis and it is the only shampoo I can tolerate. I now have major guilt that I never tried it on him years ago. God, Polytar Shampoo as a child was EVIL! Can use tgel on coloured hair as I suffer too but always afraid it will fade blonde hair? Smells terrible, but it seriously works! I suffered with terrible dry scalp throughout my teen years, so itchy that I wanted to pull my hair out, me and mum, like you and Dan tried everything on the shelves. My friend used to do forever living but stopped just selling her stock. Brand new sealed unwanted stock. RELIEVE POLYTAR HAIR SHAMPOO PSORIASIS TREATMENT FOR ITCHING SCALP DANDRUFF. Are you fed up with the awful smell of the tar based chemical sha. Psoriasis is a skin condition, that causes people to have patches of.
Well, I am 30 & have only used Coal Tar as a shampoo for about a year for treating scalp P. This is the first time I am using a tar soap (Polytar by Stifel) and the soap. My only question is—-does it have the smell? Not sure if it’s Polytar or Exorex doing the trick, but one of them is doing one helluva job. I tend to get really bad psoriasis in my scalp. Capasal; this is a product I know I have used, but can’t remember a lot about it. 3. Polytar. This is the shampoo that I am currently using. I am currently living in Thailand and was given this shampoo when I went to the doctors. I like smell of it as well! Read 11 reviews on Oilatum Scalp Treatment Shampoo. ProDoes the job well. I always use Pantene as my main shampoo, but now and again I do have a change. Although it does not lather up very impressively the smell is pleasant and it does make the. I’ve tried t gel, selsun blue and poly tar, all worked for a little while while but the itch returned and in the case of t gel it started to really irritate my scalp when i continued to use it. It doesn’t seem to do anything, i’ve still got the itchiness a. But when you stop using shampoo, eventually it settles down and doesn’t create so much oil.