1. You often feel like a walking bag of dust. katie Moulson @KtLouM Feeling like I should have a hoover following me everywhere and 1million tissues. #flaky #cracking #psoriasislife @NPF @PsoShoutOut 04:46 PM - 16 Aug 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite "SORRY I'M SUCH A FLAKY MONSTER!" 2. And people like to comment... A LOT. Leonie Mateer @leoniemateer #psoriasis Are you fighting your immune system? https://t.co/TzqXUd6h69 06:53 AM - 21 Sep 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite Brush those haters off like they were dandruff on your shoulder. 3. It's annoying when people compare it to having dry skin 😡. Via imgur.com Definitely not the same thing, Sandra. 4. You cannot moisturise enough – day, night and sometimes in between. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Digg/Vine / Via giphy.com "I'M NOT ADDICTED, YOU ARE!" 5. Which leads to you having an exorbitant collection of creams and beauty products. josie 💎 @dryandmighty When your bedroom looks like a chemist 🤣 #psoriasis #psoriasislife 08:19 AM - 03 Feb 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite Pso what? 6. Even then it's hard to find makeup that will do the job. View this post on Via 84nd.tumblr.com I've taken to using a wet cement primer before applying a dulux paint foundation. 7. You can't wear dark clothes during a breakout. Sam Cleal/Buzzfeed Dandruff will collect there and people will ask you if it's snowing outside. It isn't. 8. And sometimes short sleeves aren't an option... even in 35 degree heat. Photo by Robert Armstrong / Via grist.org I'm not a goth, I just have psoriasis. 9. You can't cut your hair too close. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com It reveal your crunchy scalp. YUM. 10. And don't even think about dyeing your hair! Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Disney / Via giphy.com I mean, I do, but I really shouldn't. 11. You can't even really get a tattoo. Rawpixel / Getty Images You never know where your skin could flare up in future and ruin that trail of stars. 12. Because the sun is like the holy grail of psoriasis treatment, you kind of have to become a sun junkie. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 13. Whenever you're naked, you want to explain yourself and apologise. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Deedle-Dee Productions / Via tenor.com "I'm sorry I look like a human dalmatian!" 14. Because, did you know you can sometimes get psoriasis in intimate areas. Baona / Getty Images Make of that what you will. 15. Which means sometimes people think they'll catch it off you. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com When a sexual partner freaks out, tell them it's not contagious and they're being a drama queen. 16. You never ever stop thinking about psoriasis. Via psowhatihavepsoriasis.tumblr.com 17. Which means you learn about every aspect of it – like did you know that you can apparently lose fingernails and toenails? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF 20th Century Fox / Via giphy.com Haven't got to that exciting stage yet 🤞 18. Going between indoors and outdoors in winter can be so damn itchy! Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Cartoon Hangover / Via giphy.com I think it's the temperature change TBH. 19. And while we're on that... ALL THE ITCHING IN GENERAL! Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Paper Kite Productions / Via giphy.com Oh dear, I've itched myself into a pile of nothing. 20. It's really just a vicious cycle of stress and psoriasis. Sam Cleal/Buzzfeed Stress triggers psoriasis, which is in turn a stressful experience. And so the cycle continues... 21. Sometimes doctors recommend you make changes to your diet... Nagoya TV / Via makeameme.org ...And I'm like kthnxbye. 22. And don't get me started on cutting out alcohol. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via giphy.com Oh that won't be happening. 23. If it's not your doctor telling you to make healthier choices, it's some random giving you a zany home cure. Ryan Seacrest Productions / Via celebrityinsider.org Where would I even get a decent supply of breast milk, Kim? 24. Because psoriasis is an enigmatic puzzle that everyone wants to solve but no one can. Rede Globo / Via pics.me.me Sadly there is no cure for psoriasis, but we all live in hope! 25. And although it's the WORST, it's comforting to know psoriasis doesn't care how famous you are. Kim Kardashian West @KimKardashian I think the time has come I start a medication for psoriasis. I’ve never seen it like this before and I can’t even cover it at this point. It’s taken over my body. Has anyone tried a medication for psoriasis & what kind works best? Need help ASAP!!! 12:24 AM - 24 Dec 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite Celebs, they're just like us.