Psoriasis Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Reviewed by Gary W. Cole, MD, FAAD on Thursday, July 18, 2013

Psoriasis plaques tend to form on the elbows, knees, and scalp.

Photo of psoriasis symptoms.

Many patients with psoriasis have abnormal nails.

A photo of psoriatic arthritis on the hands.

An illustration of normal skin and skin with psoriasis.

Smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol can trigger psoriasis.

A woman with psoriasis covers up on the beach.

A doctor discusses psoriasis with his patient.

 A photo of psoriasis topical ointment.

A woman received a psoriasis phototherapy treatment.

 A photo shows the effects of laser therapy treatment for psoriasis.

 Oral medications for psoriasis target the overactive immune system.

Biologics are administered by injection or via intravenous infusion.

A hand holding a syringe for vaccine.

 A photo of an aloe vera plant used as a natural remedy for treating psoriasis

 A man undergoes climatotherapy for psoriasis.

 A woman meditates to ease stress due to her psoriasis.

People smile in the water.

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