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We know that living with scalp psoriasis can be challenging. As frustrating as the situation can be, it is important you feel comfortable about seeking the support you need. In a partnership with the Psoriasis Association and the Lions Barber Collective we have designed a set of materials, so that you can gain the support you need to live well.

Take control of the conversation today! Scroll down to see tips from real people with scalp psoriasis and download our discussion guides.


A guide to confident conversations with your hairdresser

2/3 of people have postponed or avoided hairdresser appointments because of their scalp psoriasis.* We have developed a double-sided discussion guide to help you have confident conversations about your scalp psoriasis with your hairdresser or barber. The first page can be used by your hairdresser or barber and the second page is for you to use.

Taking control of your next appointment

1 in 2 people who took part in our survey would like to discuss more with their doctor how scalp psoriasis makes them feel and its impact on their wellbeing.* To help we have developed a discussion guide to help those of you have better conversations with your healthcare provider so that you can take better control of your scalp psoriasis.

Will you give your doctor the heads up about your scalp psoriasis?

Are you planning to discuss your scalp psoriasis with your doctor within the next 6 months?



Ellie talks about her psoriasis experience and the importance of talking to your GP

Learn how to talk to your doctor

Find practical advice on helping your doctor understand how psoriasis is really affecting your life, so you can get the treatment you need.
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Psoriasis and mental wellbeing

Psoriasis affects more than your skin, it affects your mood and mind as well. See how common these symptoms are and what you can do.
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Give Nothing to Psoriasis

See stories from other people with psoriasis, advice from a doctor, and learn how you can give nothing to psoriasis.
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Wake Up To Psoriasis is a partnership between LEO Pharma, the Psoriasis Association and the Lions Barber Collective. *Survey conducted with at least 504 people with scalp psoriasis.

This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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