What is Mahonia Aquifolium and How Can It Help Psoriasis?

Mahonia Aquifolium (also known as Oregon Grape Root) is the remarkable plant extract used in our range of M-Folia skincare. It is native to the Himalayas, Eastern Asia, Central America and North America. Traditionally used by tribal medicine men in North America to help treat a variety of ailments, scientists have since discovered that the extract […]

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Oregon Grape Extract – A herb used to treat Psoriasis since 1900

The extract of Oregon Grape Root (Mahonia aquifolium) has been used by herbalists to alleviate psoriasis for over a hundred years, according to the American Herbalists Guild. The success of the treatment led medical researchers to investigate the claims and review the active constituents of the plant. Their findings revealed that Mahonia aquifolium contains potent […]

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Psoriasis: breaking the cycle of stress

Psoriasis is a ‘stress-related’ disease. It is triggered by stress and it causes major stress. This means that it creates a vicious cycle which causes terrible angst among most Psoriasis sufferers, young and old. New research shows that up to 9 out of 10 psoriasis sufferers report that stress triggered their symptoms. Whilst we cannot […]

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