Can your menstrual cycle affect psoriatic arthritis symptoms?

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psoriasischampion
psoriasischampion

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Yes, it's quite possible. Hormones can cause or worsen skin problems, including teenage acne and making psoriasis worst. Our hormone levels go up and down during our menstrual cycle. I would often have flare-up right before my period.

MedMaven
MedMaven

Editor

I never thought of this; is it possible?