Psoriasis is a chronic disease which causes a widespread rash to appear on the body. There are many essential oils that can be helpful in treating and lessening the appearance of Psoriasis. This condition is both physically and emotionally unpleasant.
Apricot Kernel Essential Oil exfoliates the skin which helps with itching and flaking of the skin.
Bergamot Essential Oil is an antiseptic agent and is commonly used for insect stings and bites. This oil should not be used if going into the sunlight.
Cedarwood Essential Oil is useful on skin rashes.
Chamomile Essential Oil helps to reduce inflammation and it has painkilling properties.
Chickweed Essential Oil helps with itchy skin and it speeds healing
Evening Primrose Essential Oil is an anti-inflammatory.
Jojoba Essential Oil helps to moisturize the skin, helps with healing heals, and is an anti-bacterial.
Lavender Essential Oil is an anti-bacterial that can be used on cuts, bruises, and skin irritations.
Patchouli Essential Oil reduces the appearance of wrinkled or chapped skin, reduces inflammation, and helps with itchy skin.
Rose Essential Oil helps to reduce the reduction of elastin in the skin, hydrates the skin, is a toning agent, an astringent, and lessens puffiness.
Sandalwood Essential Oil lessens inflammation, improves circulation, moisturizes and hydrates the skin, is an astringent, and an antiseptic.
Tea Tree Essential Oil is an anti-fungal and antiseptic.
There are many essential oils for Psoriasis and finding the right recipe can take some research. Essential oils can help with the underlying causes, the itching, flaking, and general skin care which can make life a little more pleasant.