02 Oct 18:53
Looks, coping, treatment
Recent flare up getting worse... Off to the GP I go later this week! Hoping to find some options that I can add in to my daily routine to stop my guttate turning into plaque... I knew that prolonged sore throat would not be my friend!
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02 Oct 19:45
Sorry to hear this Sarah i really am, Winter making a difference now you think?, mines got more spotty since its got colder now and we have only just left summer, though i am used to it so i dont care too much for myself , just do best i can ,hope ll gets better for you
02 Oct 20:26
Mine just keeps on getting worse. Ankles to neck now I'm covered. It alternates between the itch version of whack-a-mole, with the itching being really vicious and persistant, to a red raw burning, and occasional bouts of nothing. I see the dermatologist on the 17th then hopefully begin the UVB treatment. I'm not forgetting someone saying they'd had major problems steming from it but I'm getting desperate now. My GP gave me an emollient shower gel (sorry, site rules, I can't name it), which, along with a good spraying of Vaseline aerosol moisturiser, at least let's me get some sleep.
03 Oct 04:25
Sorry to hear that Sarah.
04 Oct 12:45
Hope James you get it sorted,I haven't given up but red raw on legs but all over don't itch,just legs want to rip em up ,tear off skin,but restrain myself,
04 Oct 12:47
Sarah hope you get to a smooth place soon as
04 Oct 13:03
I have noticed something unusual, I have very little plaque, either on long standing plaque areas, or plaque caps on the guttae. They are however, still red, raised and either burning or aggressively itchy.
05 Oct 02:58
Well you can tall loud on here....hope you feel better 😊
05 Oct 07:28
James imagine flakes falling off all the time on wooden floors,man was so trying to get em where ever I walked,,have no M lemons atm and yep when I use them no flakes,clint lemons not a solution but going to use them again,as fighting a losing battle with flakes,coconut oil Aline don't do it as flake on that but the combo of lemon then oil gets me through,yesterday was real bad in flakes falling,lucky client went to bed in my duration there,so she didn't see the snow storm,lemon controls flakes and I didn't use them that day,thanjs Clint ,it's the only thing that does
05 Oct 12:47
Sorry Sarah, could be because of winter yes. Its snowing in SA, Durban and Capetown, and being in Gauteng we get the cold so Im flakey now. I got new spots from winter but some went away and others, well, they are stubborn. Hope yours get better soon :)
05 Oct 15:41
Why don't you ask your doctor if you can have PUVA i'm starting mine again next week
06 Oct 10:02
mine got loads worse too..big hugs..it's infuriating
08 Oct 03:17
Lemon 🍋 will work it takes time for your body to expel toxins it may look like it enlarged that's what mine did but then it went away it wasn't easy or quick but in the end lemon 🍋 and air did it I avoided creams for the most part .
09 Oct 07:21
just lemoned up lol
10 Oct 11:32
I just smell of garlic tonight ,see as used it in a dish,so tommoz will be garlic lemon and coconut oil aroma and that's after a shower lol
10 Oct 16:34
Lisa. Love the pic! I agree with Clint, lemon takes time, so try it for a couple of weeks and see what happens. Not all of us are the same but trying cost nothing :) Rosey, garlic is terrific for my P and it keeps the mosquito's away :)
13 Oct 13:04
Keeps the vampires away too,and men haha ,now just started on cod liver oil so I'll add fishy aroma to the mix haha
13 Oct 13:06
Sarah what did the doc suggest as a supplement or something to aid your p?
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