Psoriasis is a common, chronic inflammatory disease affecting about 3% of the worldwide population. Recent findings have shown that psoriasis is a complex entity with multi-systemic involvement.
Grahams topical emollient therapy is for use in conjunction with professional medical management of psoriasis. It is used to help redress skin plaques characteristic of psoriasis, symptoms of which including dry, inflamed, irritated, itchy, flaky, denuded, thickened &/or red skin. Grahams Psoriasis cream acts by softening the surface, permitting removal of dead skin (scale) and facilitating epidermal re-hydration. Humectants, antioxidants and mild keratolytic agents complement the emollient / moisturising action, helping to normalise skin structure and function. It can be used alone, or in combination with medicated treatments and/or phototherapy.
Always read the label. Use only as directed if symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Directions for use:
Apply to clean, dry skin as frequently as required (nominally 2-3 times daily) to keep plaques and psoriasis effected skin moist and comfortable. It is best to use emollients thinly and frequently throughout the day (not thickly and occasionally), because the emollient action helps the skin to maintain its natural hydration and barrier function. Not suitable for application to large or open wounds.
More detailed information on the care and treatment of Psoriasis can be found here.
Ingredients: Purified Water, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Medium-chain Triglycerides, Castor Oil, Manuka Honey, Glycerin, Urea, Calendula officinalis (Calendula) Flower Extract, Centella asiatica (Gotu Kola) Extract , Sodium hyaluronate, Persea gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether / Polyoxyl 20 Cetostearyl Ether, Butyrospermum parkii (Shea) Nut Butter, Phenoxyethanol, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate & Tocopherol, Carnauba Wax, White Beeswax, Glyceryl Monocaprylate, Lactic Acid, Ethyl Ascorbic Acid.
What is Class l Medical Device?
Grahams range of formulated medical devices have been designed to specifically redress imbalances in lipids, emollients, lubricating and functional lipids and to protect the skin with soft, flexible natural films to help protect and replicate the skins own natural moisturising system.
Made by bees that pollinate the native manuka bush in New Zealand. Before the development of antibiotics in the 1940s, honey was a staple in both medication cabinet and the kitchen. Clinical evidence also demonstrate that manuka honey can assist in wound maintenance and care.
Centella Asiatica (Gotu Kola)
An evergreen plant, rooting at the nodes it is typically used-to assist small injuries, it has compounds referred to as triterpenoids that appear boost antioxidants in the wound site. An analysis found that eczema treated with Centella Asiatica Leaf extract recovered and caught dramatically faster than untreated injuries.
Jojoba oil's resemblance to sebum allows it to easily absorb into your skin, helping making it a gentle, softening moisturiser. It may assist for a variety of skin infections due to its anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. It may also improve and help relieve an skin conditions such as psoriasis, chapped skin, sunburn and eczema.
One of the best moisturising, anti-aging and protecting natural product in the world! Let's say in short that it is one of the best anti-aging agents for your skin. It makes it more supple, more alive, nourished and radiant. If you have wrinkles, fine lines and crow feet or if your skin is dry, very dry or devitalised, Shea butter will make all of these problems vanish and bring your skin back into life and beauty. It is the most soothing skin care ingredients in the world.
The most penetrative of all natural plant oils. Resulting in extremely soft and hydrated skin and because of its humectant properties it prevents your skin from drying out.