Research has been done on fat metabolism in psoriatic
patients.This led to the conclusion that the lesions
depend on fat metabolism. It is better to avoid the animal
and vegetable fat. The study has revealed no flare
up with the carbohydrate and protein metabolism. Some psoriatic
patients live happily as vegetarians. They could control
the ailment with diet.
practitioners feel that fish oil has effect in controlling
the scales. Early morning sun bath is something beneficial.
If you have severe itching, allergic diathesis may be associated in
such conditions and you have to follow additional
diet to control the “Allergic
foods". Low sodium diet is advised to avoid
much exfoliation and itching.