Psoriasis is a very frustrating and unwanted skin condition that leaves dry, inflamed, scaly patches of skin all over the body. The skin condition can often be embarrassing and cause self consciousness in a person as a trip to the grocery store can be feared. A trip to the beach is often not desired due to having to expose patches of red skin. There are ways to deal with flareups so you can live a happier life. The cause of psoriasis still remains a mystery. Normal skin takes about 30 days to slough off. Skin cells need to rebuild before new ones die off. Unfortunately in the case of psoriasis the process is accelerated and happens in 4 days, which is the cause of the patches of skin all over the body. Here is a list of some remedies to make having psoriasis more bearable.