As many of you have seen on my Instagram, I married my best friend, Dean, July 14th, 2018. What a magical day that truly was, with Psoriasis as a guest! The time leading up to my wedding, I was in a full blown flare. My joints were swollen & sore, my skin was super dry and … Continue reading Psoriasis Didn’t Crash Our Wedding
Growing up, my hair was always my favourite asset. When I starting getting Psoriasis, the first patch was on the back of my scalp, right at the bottom left. It was in a spot that if I put my hair up, boom, there it was for the whole world to see. Suddenly I wasn't able … Continue reading Scalp Care
Hi Friends! Since I started being very open about my Psoriasis in 2011, I have had so many people ask what my secret is to my confidence. First, before we dive right in, let me let me tell you this, there is no secret! Confidence can mean different things to different people. To me, confidence is … Continue reading Confidence — Simple or Something More
If you have ever looked into getting a biologic medication prescribed for your auto-immune disease, you will know just how EXPENSIVE they are. I am not talking "wow, that is kind of pricey" expensive, I'm talking about "wow, that is the same amount a year as my yearly salary" expensive. In 2014, when I met … Continue reading Trying my Luck with Clinical Trials
Friends, family, internet strangers, welcome to my (sadly, second attempt) Psoriasis blog! I look forward to sharing my experiences, tips, hacks, and anything else that I have learned since 2005 when I was diagnosed with Psoriasis! First, lets start with who I am. My name is Krista and I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I … Continue reading Introducing… ME!