5 Tips for Lupus Patients to Maintain Healthy Skin
Lupus and a healthy skin care routine go together like Tacos and Tuesday. Well, minus the fact that one carves up images of margaritas and good times, whereas the other conjures, in my mind at least, images of dried skin, red rashes, sun sensitivity and bizarre sores anywhere and everywhere on the body.
Whether you have cutaneous skin lupus that tends to affect the skin mostly, or you, like me, and have SLE (systemic lupus erythematous), at some point you will need to add a dermatologist to your arsenal.
For me, SLE spells big challenges when it comes to keeping clear and healthy skin, especially my face and any oil-producing pore on my body. I am going to share with you some of my research in trying to maintain healthy skin while juggling the everyday symptoms of lupus.