Second most prevalent disorder treated at the Hydrotherapy Center, psoriasis is characterized by scaly red patches that form on the scalp, knees and elbows, and may occasionally affect the nails. In the more severe cases,

skin involvement can be generalized (erythrodermis) and may spread to the joints. This type of dermatosis develops chronically, with flareups punctuated by periods of remission that vary in length, when the presence of lesions is minimal. 


  • At all stages and wherever psoriasis appears,
  • During flareups,
  • Subsequently to flareups,
  • Plaque psoriasis,
  • Guttate psoriasis,
  • Generalized psoriasis,
  • Keratosis on hands and feet (thick and fissured psoriasis of the palms and soles),
  • Psoriasis of the scalp



  • Complete cleaning of psoriasis lesions (underwater and filiform showers, scalp massage chairs)
  • Reduction in inflammation and gradual elimination of lesions,
  • Possible suspension of local treatments,

In season, possibility to combine with sun exposure under medical supervision.

For psoriasis, a skin disease that mainly affects adults, a significant improvement can be observed between the beginning and end of a treatment *

PASI - 54.4% at the end of treatment (on average)

* Merial-Kieny C, Mengual X, Guerrero D, Sibaud V. Clinical efficacy of Avène hydrotherapy measured in a large cohort of more than 10,000 atopic or psoriatic patients. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2011 Feb; 25 Suppl 1:30-4. * Epidemiological treatment process analysis at the Avène Hydrotherapy Center - Year 2010 STATITEC - Xavier MENGUAL


Reduced frequency of psorasis flareups, Fewer constraints for application of medicine




Chronic dermatosIs (eczema, psoriasis, etc.) represents the majority of all skin disorders treated at the Avène Hydrotherapy Center.

They require suitable treatments. Our hydrotherapy physicians evaluate and choose the treatments that are best adapted to each case.


My account

12 + 7 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

My personal information

Accordance with the Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978, you have a right of access, rectification and opposition to the data. Through us, you may want to receive offers from other companies or be informed of our offers by phone or mail. If you do not want, or if you want to correct your personal information, simply notify us by email or mail.

Log in

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
5 + 4 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

Lost password

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
15 + 0 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

Participate on Avene & You

To participate and interact with the team of Avène Thermal, you must register or login.


The first time you contact the team of Avène Thermal you register and create your profile and gain access to our topics Testimonials and Questions / Answers in which you can participate in exchanges : explain your experiences and ask questions, express your views and comment on the posts of other participants in the discussions. The next time, your connection will allow you to get directly into your favorite topics.