When you suffer from Psoriasis all you want is for your outbreak just to go away. There is hope and it’s not from a prescription it’s from Essential Oils from Psoriasis. There are many to choose from but you can try some listed below to see what works best for you.(source 1)
The usage of coconut oil for treatment of Psoriasis has been found to be very useful and beneficial for those who have used it. It has benefits in the form of moisturizing dry skin as well as for its anti-inflammatory capabilities. It also helps your digestive tract when taken orally to block harmful bacteria and viruses from invading your body.
Tea Tree Oil is another very useful tool in combatting Psoriasis. It is a very strong immune system booster and has antiviral, antibacterial, & antifungal capabilities. This Essential oil however is better used for infection prevention and inflammation treatment. (source 2)
The use of Lavender Essential oil has been proven to be very effective in treating many medical conditions including Psoriasis. This essential oil with the itching sensation you get from an outbreak of your Psoriasis but also when applied to the temples has been found to reduce stress which is a trigger that can make your Psoriasis outbreak even worse.
You can use Geranium Essential oil to decrease any inflammation that may be occurring, improve blood circulation to the skin where applied, & it also helps regenerate healthy helps to replace the damaged ones from your outbreak. If you mix this Essential Oil with a base oil such as coconut oil and apply twice a day you should start to see positive results within just a few days.
Peppermint Essential oil has been found to be very effective in treating and reducing the need to itch or scratch those Psoriasis outbreak that are driving you crazy. This is a very common yet very powerful Essential oil for the treatment of many ailments including Psoriasis. You can dilute it with some distilled water one cup to about a half dozen drops of Peppermint Essential oil and spray onto your body for almost immediate relief from the itching and scratching sensations you are feeling at that time.
The last Essential oil we will be talking about today is Black Seed Essential oil which can treat antibacterial, antifungal, anthelmintic, & anti-inflammatory issues. It has been found to aid in healing the damaged skin while also reducing any inflammation in those areas at the same time. It works great to moisturize the skin while using it as well.