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Dry and rough skin > [7] results
Golden rules > [1] result
 

10 pieces of advice on how to take care of your body skin

Beautiful, healthy skin requires daily care, which will leave it softer, suppler and radiantly beautiful!

 
Focus on... > [2] results
 

Rough skin

Dry and rough skin is caused by a lack of moisture and abnormal desquamation

Psoriasis: various types and treatments

Psoriasis, a chronic skin disease, may be treated using creams, phototherapy and spa therapy.

 
3 questions to an expert > [1] result
 

Psoriasis: a topical treatment may prove to be sufficient.

Interview with a dermatologist who speaks about treating psoriasis.

 
Testimonies > [1] result
 

“I use spa therapy to treat my psoriasis”

Isabelle, 38, regularly has spa treatments to help cure her psoriasis. In addition to the treatments she receives, she has learned to manage her stress.

 
Key Figure > [1] result
 

Key Figure - 3 to 5% This is the percentage ...

3 to 5% This is the percentage of the European population affected by psoriasis.


Source: 2002 CHU Claude Huriez France

 
True or False ? > [1] result
 

Psoriasis is linked to stress

TRUE
We are still unsure as to what precisely causes this skin disease. Nevertheless, the link between psoriasis and stress has been clinically proven. In fact, stress can trigger outbreaks of psoriasis in individuals who have a genetic predisposition to the disease.