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
If you’ve typed the question ‘ Can coconut oil be used on eczema?’ in Google like I did, then you’ll be pleased to know the answer is YES! I was recently given a tub of Coconut oil by my wife and to be honest, I thought she had gone mad. But she told me not to worry she wasn’t and she’d been told by a good friend…………….
We recently received an email from Sarah a reader of our website and she wanted to share her experiences with eczema in the hope that it may help others and bring to light the effects that eczema can have in our lives for all those who suffer and those who care for sufferers.
There are many reasons why you get the urge to itch ( Pruritus ) as it’s medically known. Anything from Fatigue, Depression,skin conditions even IBS can cause you to want to itch. Foods can also make you itch, This is a very well documented area in the medical field and we will cover some of the facts……….
I’m 41 years of age and I’ve suffered this horrible condition all of my life. I also suffer from asthma, hay fever and headaches, which are all related. I have tried absolutely everything to try and find some relief. As a child, I would scratch so bad my parents would tie my hands to my bed…..
I’ve had Eczema now for 46 Years and my son for the last 19 years. I’ve heard so many people talk about using super glue on our eczema cuts and cracks. However, I’ve only recently used it because I was always too scared to try it in case it hurt or made my eczema worse.
Considering eczema is as common as it is, modern schools and childcare centres are not particularly well equipped to deal with it. My Children’s Eczema story is not dissimilar to may people I have spoken to. I went back to work when my son was six months old, which is also when his eczema was at its worst.
My little girl was born with dry skin ( not surprising as I’ve had eczema since a child and my husband has a skin condition but not eczema ). At first, it was manageable with zerobase but as she turned 2 that’s when it really flared up and that’s then when we got referred to a dermatologist…
Can you trust what’s in a shop bought eczema cream or lotion? We look at the best homemade eczema remedies. Nothing can beat the best homemade eczema remedies. Without a doubt, natural and if possible organic remedies ….
Light therapy as it’s commonly known or Phototherapy which is its medical name, is a process of exposing the skin to UV light which suppresses overactive skin immune system cells that cause inflammation.
Testing for allergies is vital for controlling and managing your eczema. There are many different types of tests available and we have listed them below. Eczema prick testing and patch testing for allergies are the best ones for establishing what affects your skin and body the most.
What’s the first thought you have when you wake up on a morning? How’s the weather? What’s work going to be like today? Well, for me waking up with eczema every day, my first thought is ‘ How bad is my eczema?’ If I’ve been kept up all night scratching or in pain with my eczema…….
Looking back now, I guess I didn’t have a really bad time at school, but I put this is down to my skill at avoiding problem situations and the fact that I had built a completely false persona. If I hadn’t made so many excuses and gotten so adept at avoiding things, I dread to think how much worse things could have been for me…..
A parent who suffers from eczema or has a child who suffers from eczema will always want to know if their newborn child has the same condition when first born. In my experience as a parent who has eczema and also a parent who cares for a child who has really bad eczema……………….