What is psoriasis? How to prevent and cure it

What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease, inflammatory character. The term derives from the greek ψωρίασις Psoriasis – Psoriasis, “scabies” or “itchy condition”, and is a non-infectious disease or contagious. Generally psoriasis is a chronic and relapsing, and in its pathogenesis include: autoimmune, genetic factors but also environmental factors. Psoriasis is a fairly common condition, affecting without distinction no significant correlations with factors such as gender, age etc .. Psoriasis can manifest itself equally over the entire surface of the [...]

Seborrhea and hair: handy tips for cure and prevention

Seborrhea and hair: handy tips for prevention Seborrhea and hair are two things that do not at all agree. There is talk of seborrhoea, in fact, when the sebaceous glands (especially present in the scalp) excessively produce sebum. But let’s understand what is good seborrhea and causes of seborrhea. In fact, the seborrhea is caused by a malfunction of the sebaceous glands. The sebaceous glands are small glands, that are found in the skin and precisely in the dermis. They are [...]

How to prevent mycosis infections with some tips and tricks

The risk of harmful fungi that cause fungal diseases can be high if you are not a good prevention. In this article we’ll talk about the nail fungus (or onychomycosis) and fungal infections of the skin. We will discuss the symptoms of fungal infections, the treatment of mycosis and especially how to prevent fungal diseases with a few simple tips and tricks on your preventive habits. About the mycosis infection? As indicated by the term derived from the greek “Mikos” (mushroom), [...]

What is folliculitis? Causes, remedies and prevention of folliculitis

Folliculitis is an infection that affects the upper part of the hair follicle, namely the small pockets in the skin where resides the root of the hair or the hair. The infection is usually caused by bacteria (Staphylococcus aureus), fungi (Candida albicans) or viruses (Herpes simplex). Hair follicles are present in greater numbers on the scalp, but generally are present throughout the body, except for the palms, soles and mucous membranes (eg on the lips). The damage to the [...]