Do I Have Psoriasis on My Face?

facial psoriasis

Facial psoriasis occurs on the eyebrows, the skin between the nose and upper lip, the forehead, and the hairline.

Before treatment can begin, you need a biopsy to confirm that it is psoriasis.

There should be a careful treatment for psoriasis on and around the face as the skin here is delicate. Treatment options include:

  • Corticosteroids
  • Keratolytic products to remove scales
  • UVB Phototherapy
  • Elidel and Protopic – FDA-approved drugs for eczema that have found to work for some psoriasis patients

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