Even though it may affect only three out of every hundred people, individuals that suffer from scalp psoriasis are likely to feel self-conscious and embarrassed because of the symptoms. This can create severe self-esteem issues for young children who are learning to live with the disease.
Thirteen-year-old Maria understands what it’s like to have low self-confidence because of with a skin condition. In this video, Maria visits a skin care center to learn what causes her scalp psoriasis and a powerful way to treat the symptoms. A skin care treatment for her scalp allows her to comb out the flakes caused by her psoriasis and begin to re-build her self-esteem.
If your life has been dramatically affected by living with scalp psoriasis, a dermatologist can help you learn about your treatment options. For more than 40 years, Arlington Dermatology has helped patients with a variety of skin conditions in the Arlington Heights area. To learn more about our range of treatments, call 847-392-5440.