Most people with eczema ask the following questions; what is eczema, what causes it, and what are the treatments? The following article answers these three commonly asked questions and provides guidance and recommendations to live a better more bearable life with eczema.
Eczema is a skin condition where the skin becomes inflamed, itchy, red, cracked, and very rough. This term is usually used to generally describe common skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, and nummular eczema. Although there are several types of eczema, the most common type is atopic dermatitis. Along with the previously listed effects, the skin of those who suffer from eczema may start to blister if not treated properly. One effective treatment option is the use of essential oils. Specific essential oils have minerals and components that decrease the side effects of eczema such as redness, irritation and inflammation.
Eczema can be hard to handle on the skin, but on the scalp? Scalp eczema can be very difficult and frustrating to understand, control and keep at bay but the following article provides some insight on root causes and treatments to use to reduce discomfort.
Eczema can be unpleasant wherever it develops, but it can be particularly painful on the hands. If you have this condition you can develop rough, itchy, painful skin that hurts every time you bend your fingers or use your hands. However, the right type of hand cream can provide
Lip eczema, also known as lip dermatitis, is a skin condition characterized by severe dryness, redness, and scaling of the lips. While badly chapped lips are caused by dryness, there are a true number of different factors that trigger lip eczema. In this post, we’ll explore some of these factors and discover the lip eczema treatments that are best.
Have you heard of the brand Eco Egg? It’s a company that focuses on making and selling products that are good for skin and the environment – perfect if you or a family member has sensitive skin or eczema. They don’t use harsh chemicals or test on animals and it’s manufactured..
Over the past 47 Years, I have been suffering from eczema ( Atopic Dermatitis ) and my son also has the same skin condition only much worse than me, poor thing!
One thing we have learned is that eczema is harder to treat if you are tired and irritable through lack of sleep.
In this post, 3 Ways To Treat Eczema On Your Feet, we’ll explain the 3 different methods for treating and managing your condition.
I suffer from eczema on my feet and so does my son, we have suffered from eczema all our lives and have learned to manage our condition
While vitamin D can’t prevent or cure eczema, being low in it can cause your eczema to be worse and increasing your levels will definitely help to treat it. Vitamin D is essential for good skin health, helping your skin to reduce inflammation and repair and regenerate.
I started to use Dead Sea salts in my bath at home after I realized how good my Eczema looked after swimming in the sea. It was 2013 when Myself and my family went on holiday to Cyprus, I love to go snorkeling in the ocean whenever I’m on holiday
In the middle of a dark and dreary winter, eczema sufferers can feel the effects of the season more than anyone. While you probably know that you should be getting more vitamin C this time of year to help with coughs and colds, did you know it may actually help
There are some strange, weird and wonderful treatments for eczema out there, such as ginger, oatmeal or bleach baths. Perhaps it is because people dealing with eczema get so fed up with the condition that they are willing to try…
If you’re like me and suffer from Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) then packing and going on vacation or traveling for work can lead to all sorts of problems. Whenever I’m going away it seems that I’m never traveling alone, I seem to always be traveling with eczema. It’s my faithful companion
Is tea bad for eczema? Many types of food and drink are triggers that cause your eczema to flare-up. Both tea and coffee contain high amounts of salicylates, which is a natural pesticide that unfortunately can trigger eczema for some people. Try switching to green tea which is high in
My mother also suffered from eczema and my brothers, so It’s fair to say that we have seen and used many eczema treatments, cream, and lotions to try and manage our conditions. We have many friends who also suffer from eczema and in conversation, we often get asked
I’m not too worried for myself anymore as my days of having a full head of hair are long gone but I do worry about my Children. This problem is not just a male thing it’s just as relevant for women who suffer from eczema.
All the scratching we do
As your body goes into a healing stage where your eczema starts to go away and you feel better you need to continue your daily skincare routine and even step it up a bit. This is the time when your body is accepting treatments rather than when you’re having a