Psoriasis is the overproduction of skin cells. These extra cells form on the surface of the skin and form red, raised, itchy patches. The lesions are not contagious and might possibly be hereditary.

Treatment for Psoriasis

As of today, there is no known cure for psoriasis however there are some treatments that may alleviate the problems. Treatments may include topical lotions, shampoos, and ointments. Light therapy may also be a treatment you need depending on how severe your psoriasis is.