Kim Kardashian Has Psoriasis, Don’t Worry, She’ll Be Fine

July 27th, 2011 // 1 Comment

Sunday night on the reality show ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ Kim freaked out when she found some blotchy patches on her skin. The dermatologist reveals to Kim that she has an incurable condition called psoriasis. The doctor reveals that Kim Kardashian needs to make some lifestyle changes such as resting, less traveling, avoiding excess alcohol and to find ways to minimize stress.

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“Psoriasis! I cannot have psoriasis, People don’t understand the pressure on me to look perfect,” Kim said to the dermatologist. Kim’s mother also has Kris Jenner the condition which the National Psoriasis Foundation says affects 7.5 million Americans. The Doctor says that Kim has a less common psoriasis variety called guttate, which rapidly spreads all over the body due to strep throat or stress. The treatment is either steroids cream or light therapy where the patients stand in front of a light box that emits ultraviolet rays for 2 to 3 times a week.

Watch the clip from Keeping Up With The Kardashians

By Viannie Bell

  1. Wonders how does Kim Kardashian deal with her psoriasis? Well, she probably has all the money in the world to find treatments most people can never affords and she’s making a lot of news with it. Isn’t it strange that she is going around showing off her patch?

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