Gabriela
...feeling afraid Gabriela @gabrielabee34

Coping

My face is the worst breakout. All over and around my eyes. Not only ugly, but so painful and raw. My skin feels like it's covered in burns. I am so overwhelmed. Can't bend my legs or arms. Thinking really dark thoughts today.

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Theme Psoriasis on the Face Psoriasis around the Eyes

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8 responses

Susan
Susan @godcares

Hang in there darlin'... This too shall pass... I'm wondering if you did any of the diet/lifestyle changes that are recommended by so many people all over this site?


Cheryl
Cheryl @chez

As Susan said .. hang in there , try a cold cloth on the parts that are burning on your face. Also a cool bath or shower could help your legs. I was told too that when the outbreak was bad it is ok to have a pain killer eg paracetamol to ease the pain


Gabriela
Gabriela @gabrielabee34

Susan- I am slowly but surely cutting out sugars and dairy. Haven't been eating much of anything lately just feeling depressed. Quit smoking cold turkey three days ago. No alcohol, etc.


Gabriela
Gabriela @gabrielabee34

Thank you Cheryl, and thank you Susan. I am trying so hard to hang in there. Psoriasis in my ear canal has now caused me to have an infection in both ears and they are plugged! Can't hear at all. It's one thing after another and I feel like all I do is complain but I'm so so tired.


Susan
Susan @godcares

Gabriela... Just hang in there. One day at a time. Put some oil, coconut or whatever in your ear. Good for you for quitting smoking and starting a diet/ lifestyle change is tough for all of us. You can do this darlin'... Good idea Cheryl.


Diane
Diane @froghop26

Hugs to you honey. I am using hemp seed oil and finding that is helping with the itchiness and redness. I hope you get some relief soon xx


Susan
Susan @susangoosen

Gabriella you have to try everything possible and never stop trying! Life is too precious!! I know its hard, I am more than 80%covered, but it has too get better!! Lifestyle and Diet changes has made it better for me!


Mishlyn
Mishlyn @mishlyn

Hi Gabriela, I hope you are feeling better now and also hope you have found relief through through the dietary changes you have made!



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Gabriela
Gabriela @gabrielabee34
Fresno, CA, United States

23 year old psychology student dealing with Bipolar 2 and Psoriasis. Guess no ones swimming in this gene pool.



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