Psoriasis is not an easy skin condition to live with. It often leaves those suffering with physical discomfort and emotional stress. Psoriasis leaves sufferers with lesions and dry, scaly skin which is prone to bacteria leading to infection.
As there is not a cure for Psoriasis, treatment in the form of low-irritant creams or washes are the only form of relief from the symptoms. Effective treatment of Psoriasis will include ingredients such as Manuka honey for its anti-bacterial property
For many years Manuka Honey has been known for its ability to possess antimicrobial property as well as its wound healing activity. The healing element of Manuka honey stems from its antibacterial activity and its high viscosity which helps to provide a protective barrier to prevent infection. The significant antibacterial effects from Manuka Honey are related to the low pH level of the honey and its high sugar content that is enough to further hinder the growth of microbes (bacteria causing disease or fermentation). Manuka Honey, when applied to the skin, rapidly clears wound infection to facilitate the deep healing within the wound or open skin. In addition, Manuka Honey provides the skin with an essential form of hydration.
Manuka Honey has incredible benefits for reliving symptoms of psoriasis as it is an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and moisture retaining substance! Using the properties from this natural super ingredient in creams, washes and shampoos can further aid in relieving psoriasis sufferers from the common dry, flaky symptoms they encounter. In addition, as Manuka contains antibacterial properties, the use of the ingredient is psoriasis treatments provides an additional barrier for protection on the skin from infection or bacteria.
Grahams Natural uses Manuka Honey in our Psoriasis relief products as we know the importance that this ingredient has in reliving sufferers from their symptoms. You can find Manuka honey in our:
Shampoo and Conditioner. The manuka honey ingredient within our shampoo and conditioner ensures that the scalp is deeply nourished and cleansed while adding antibacterial properties back into the skin. In addition, manuka honey adds hydration and works to repair broken hair.
Psoriasis Relief cream. Manuka Honey is a prominent ingredient within our Psoriasis cream as we know the power properties that the honey has when healing psoriasis skin. Our psoriasis cream is a topical emollient therapy cream that is to be used in conjunction with professional medical management. The Manuka Honey within the cream works to hydrate the flaky, dry skin while controlling the bacteria to prevent further infection.
Cleansing bar. Our cleansing bar can be used on both the body and hair and works to gently remove the residue on the body while cleansing and nourishing the skin and scalp. Manuka Honey is used to further control the bacteria located on the skin.