When is someone diagnosed with Psoriasis the immediate thought that comes to mind is what to apply on the skin to get rid of this? Which is the best application available in the market that will wipe off all the patches overnight? Though the medical professionals have explained in detail about the problem we still keep search everything under the sun for the magic to happen.
So the question arises why the topical application work sometimes and not? To understand this, we should understand the mechanism of how the Psoriasis starts.
Though the modern science is unable to explain the exact the mechanism of Psoriasis, it is considered as one of the autoimmune diseases, like our immune system loses its differentiation power to distinguish between our body chemicals and other foreign substances. The immune system of our body has a vital role in keeping us healthy by destroying the foreign substances which lead to the initiation of health problems like bacteria, viruses etc…. Here is an autoimmune disorder instead of fighting against the foreign substances, our body starts fighting against the own body by losing the differentiating capacity. This change in immune mechanism results in initiation of serious health problems which are called autoimmune disorders, and Psoriasis is considered to be one among them.
The normal skin which has a lifespan of 2 to 4 weeks wherein Psoriasis this is reduced to few days. An immune malfunction in people with Psoriasis isn’t entirely clear, although researchers think genetic and environmental factors both play a role.
The question is what makes the immune system of our body to malfunction?
We can list so many factors which are collectively responsible for disturbing the physiology of the body. The following has a vital role in healthy skin:
- Environmental factors
When these factors get contaminated or the toxins produced inside the body it starts disturbing physiology of the body. Skin becomes the site of expression of these disturbances. One who observes these changes and corrects it initially will have the chance to prevent the further aggravation of the disease. These altered chemicals not only results in Psoriasis but also leads to other health issues.
This is the reason why in most of the Psoriasis cases the external application does not yield the expected result and have the reoccurrence. It is very important to correct the responsible factors to achieve the Psoriasis free life.