Video – how psoriasis impacted this beauty blogger

Hear how Rena feels about her psoriasis and how it affects her life physically and mentally

Meet Rena

Rena Ramani is a young woman from north London who has battled with psoriasis since her early teens.

More than just a skin condition

When Rena was diagnosed with psoriasis as a teenager, she didn't know what caused it.

Feelings of frustration

Coping with the itchiness and soreness of psoriasis can make you feel stressed and upset.

Other people's reactions

Any feelings of self-consciousness or embarrassment due to psoriasis are completely natural.

Psoriasis and relationships

It can be challenging to let people get close to you and to allow them to show their support.

UK/IE 2013b/00072, Date of prep: April 2015