When you see white flakes and spots on your clothing, you probably jump to the assumption that you have regular, run-of-the-mill dandruff. However, those flakes could be a sign of a more life-impacting skin condition—Psoriasis. So how do you tell the difference? Here are some key clues.
How big are the flakes?
Larger flakes are more likely to be psoriasis than dandruff. Dandruff usually forms due to dry scalp; and when that is the case, changing shampoo is enough to solve the problem. But if the flakes are very large, it is more likely to be a scalp condition such as psoriasis.Continue reading “Is It Dandruff or Psoriasis?”