DRHC Dubai Dermatology Clinic

Topical Treatment of Psoriasis - Skin Specialist in Dubai

Psoriasis can be a persistent and uncomfortable condition, but with the right topical treatments, you can find relief and manage your symptoms effectively. Our Expert Dermatology Doctors at DRHC are here to diagnose and Provide Advice and Treatment plans to alleviate the discomfort and inflammation associated with psoriasis.

Vit D3 analogues: calcipotriene (calcipotriol)

Inhibits epidermal proliferation and induces normal skin, usually used in combination with topical corticosteroids for better results.

Topical retinoids (Tazarotene)

Cream or gel decreases cell proliferation and expression of inflammatory cells, is used with topical corticosteroids to reduce irritations.

Keratolytic (Salicylic acid)

5-10% reduce scaling and softening of psoriatic plaques, used in combinations with topical corticosteroids and topical calcineurin inhibitors.

Treatment of Psoriasis:

Sadly, psoriasis is not curable. However, various treatment and management strategies have been able to significantly control symptoms and improve quality of life.


Used as adjuvant in psoriasis treatment, 1-3 times per day.

Coal tar:

Anti-mitotic which suppresses DNA synthesis, anti-pruritic, anti-inflammatory.

It can be combined with UV light in the Geckerman technique.

The use of topical therapy under occlusions enhances absorptions and efficacy.

Combinations of 2 topical therapy can be used depending on the case.

Anthralin (dithranol)

Normalize cell differentiation. It can be used with UV (Ingram technique)

Topical corticosteroids:

High-potency steroids are used as anti-inflammatory, antiproliferative, and immune suppressive.

Topical calcineurin inhibitors:

tacrolimus, anti-inflammatory and antiproliferative.

At Dr Rami Hamed Center, we understand the challenges that psoriasis presents, and our team of experts is dedicated to providing you with the most advanced and effective topical treatments available. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward managing your psoriasis with confidence and comfort.

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