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john,DARTS VADER - Indeed Sarah :) :)
Ruth - I could not agree more with you Michelle, I spent all afternoon with my 20 year old daughter laug... More »
David - Good point. I don't laugh enough. Always thought that when a teenager you should go to a class to... More »
john,DARTS VADER - Hello Ofa , it gets easier when one accepts it and tries to find ways to manage it as i have ,i ... More »
Michelle - Hi Ofa. Welcome to Flaym. Like John said, You need to accept your condition. There is no cure but... More »
Sarah - Hi Ofa, welcome to Flaym! I think it gets easier when you get some options to try to improve it, ... More »
Michelle - Hi Sandra. Mine has been like that a few years ago. It's just one big circle on my ankles now. I ... More »
Michelle - But I do cheat...sometimes 😈. I have a life! I need some happiness. Where's my wine....???😢. I ne... More »
Sarah - Welcome to Flaym, Sandra! I think that too, that it can't be good for my body to be constantly on... More »
john,DARTS VADER - yes, Diet/lifestyle changes, more the natural approach to healing,my joints are great as long as ... More »
Sarah - Welcome to Flaym, Peggylee... Yep! Me. A few things really help for me and I found them all in th... More »
john,DARTS VADER - Well yes, its their problem and not yours Yolandi,,remember you are not your condition,i know its... More »
Sarah - Welcome to Flaym, Yolandi! I think depression comes in many forms and affects many more people th... More »
MariaL - Hi Yolandi! Welcome to Flaymily... You know the first ever person who made me so down when i was ... More »
Michelle - Hey Eva, sometimes we just need to step back and regroup. Good for you for recognizing that and t... More »
Sarah - Ah yes! Very true! I never know how much I actually do accept my psoriasis. I am so used to it be... More »
Millionways - Aloe vera gel might cool it down and better the wounds. And you can put on vaseline during the ni... More »
Michelle - Hi Jan, Welcome to Flaym. Have you ever tried oil soaks on your scalp? It can be really soothing.... More »
Sarah - Welcome Vivien! Argh no split scalp is so sore, I've had this a lot of times too. Mine has split ... More »
Sarah - Hey sf! Welcome. For me I did have some improvement in the look of the plaques from using steroid... More »
Mark - I use magnesium chloride for rinsing hair.. (dead sea salts).. I'm finding staying off dairy help... More »
Michelle - Dairy is a big one for me too Mark, probably the biggest, next to alcohol.
Michelle - Funny you mention that James. The same with me. I took the course as well and am always researchi... More »
Sarah - I do read the leaflets but not always all of the sections. I always read the bits about method an... More »
Ellen - I just read the doctors instructions on the outside of the box....apply to affected area...
Sarah - That sounds very like me in many ways! What an uplifting thing to read that you have got a plan f... More »
Michelle - Good for you Drum! Getting started can sometimes be the hardest step. Looking forward to hearing ... More »
Michelle - Drum, the lemon works very well for my P. Im a coal tar person. I used the lightest one for my in... More »
Sarah - Hi Steve, reading your post and can relate massively. This was me a year ago! I got strep throat ... More »
Michelle - Welcome to Flaym Steve, It is really great you can be here to support your husband. Dietary chan... More »
Michelle - you know, in my eyes P is a broken immune system. I have spent thousands trying to fix mine but n... More »
James - My main thing is the time it takes. I look like a target dummy on a firing range and to do each i... More »
Bev - I had to put on each spot for my hubby which did take a long time abd he doesn't have the patienc... More »
James - I guess I should take the time to do each spot then, which brings something else to mind, but I'l... More »
Dakeyras - Likewise lass... :)
Sarah - Love it Michelle ❤️ 💛 💚 💙 💜
john,DARTS VADER - I am special Michelle, thats what people tell me haha :)
Michelle - True Million. One does not expect someone to make such a rude comment and it takes the wind out o... More »
Deri - I know how you feel I have given up on swimming and never wear anything but trousers or long skir... More »
Arti Sharma - Hi Andrea, People only notice those things which looks different.. Just accepte ur PS first a... More »
Michelle - Oohh so good Mabel!! I'm very happy to hear that! I have never seen a rhum. even when I was diagn... More »
Michelle - Hi Mabel. Like Michelle, I've never seen one before. Don't really know what it is but I hope ever... More »
Michelle - Thanks Maria! I am happy it is helping you! I just love acv too!
Sarah - Love that, sounds like a great method! Perhaps similar to the lemon method too?!
MariaL - YW Miche! Acv has lots of benefits, thats why everyone must love it ... @Yes Sarah same method.... More »
Michelle - I did Chris in my younger years, can be hard indeed. Good for you Chel, it can be so helpful ta... More »
Sarah - I haven't ever had it affect me in this way. I am not massively body confident but am equally not... More »
Chris - I had therapy for something else but as we talked over weeks he asked about do I think people see... More »
Sarah - If I drank 4 glasses in one day I think I would feel terrible the next day, and I would sleep ter... More »
Michelle - Lol Bev. I was like that many years ago. I'm used to the 4 glasses now just as long as it stays a... More »
Michelle - But you know when you're out with friends and you start of with a beer, then 2 beers - need somet... More »
Ruben - Just be prepared when you google...
Sarah - I hate Google images. It is scary. But I guess that is life! I for one am happy that we don't ima... More »
Arti Sharma - Consult with a doctor first..may it is only a sun burn..
Sarah - That's good news Gordon! I looked at using one of these last year and then didn't because my derm... More »
Michelle - Wonderful news Gordon. I've never used one before as I live in South Africa but should I decide t... More »
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