Psoriasis is a chronic, noncontagious skin disease characterized by red patches of skin often accompanied by silvery-white scales of dead skin cells. It may occur anywhere on the body.
Dec 5, 2016 ... Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disorder that makes raised, reddish, often scaly
patches. It can pop up as a single patch or several, and can ...
At least half of all people with psoriasis have scalp psoriasis. Scalp psoriasis can
be very mild or it can be severe with thick, crusted plaques covering the scalp.
Scalp psoriasis can extend beyond the scalp. It can appear on the forehead as
shown in the picture on this page. Sometimes, it extends to the back of the neck ...
Dec 8, 2016 ... Scalp psoriasis causes raised, scaly red patches that may spread beyond the
scalp to the forehead or back of the neck or ears. Read about ...
Dec 23, 2016 ... Psoriasis outbreaks on the scalp are common. Learn how to identify outbreaks
and manage the condition.
Feb 2, 2016 ... Psoriasis on your scalp can be itchy, painful, and tricky to treat. Learn more about
Scalp psoriasis. Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.
Oct 26, 2015 ... If you have psoriasis, you may also have it on your scalp, and the right shampoo
can help treat your scalp psoriasis.
Your doctor can usually tell whether you have scalp psoriasis, seborrheic
dermatitis or both based on an examination of your skin, scalp and nails.