Should I use primer to help cover up a psoriasis flare?
Moisturizer absorbs into your skin, but makeup primers sit on top of it to create a smooth surface. That helps makeup stick better -- especially if your skin's surface isn’t even because of your psoriasis plaques.
From: Creative Ways to Hide Flares on Your Legs WebMD Medical Reference
Doris Day, MD, clinical associate professor of dermatology, New York University Langone Medical Centers.
Gary Goldenberg, MD, assistant clinical director of dermatology, Mount Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, New York,
National Psoriasis Foundation: "The Great Cover Up: Psoriasis Makeup," "Makeup Tips For Skin With Psoriasis."
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