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.
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“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.