Eczema, what causes it? What natural treatment alternatives work
Eczema, what causes it? Eczema is a chronic skin condition, that certain triggers (allergens, foods, dust mites, stress, chemicals, just to name a few) can lead to flares causing the skin to become easily red, inflamed and itchy.
Useful Eczema Facts
What causes Eczema (atopic eczema) is inflammation of the skin and it affects about 2 out of 10 children and 2 to 10 out of every 100 adults.
Of those children affected by eczema, approximately one-third will also develop asthma and/or hayfever
Unfortunately, eczema can’t be cured. As a result many doctors prescribe cortisone based products as treatment. However, there’s a number of effective natural treatments that can help maintain the skin barrier, reduce inflammation and alleviate symptoms.
Eczema flares appear on the skin as red, scaly, and itchy patches, can show up almost anywhere on your body. However, the most common areas are backs of knees, inside of the elbows, cheeks, stomach, hands and scalp.
As a result, of the irritation the skins barrier is less than ideal, and likely to attracted germs. This spells trouble for eczema prone skin. One particular bacteria, Staphylococcus Auresus, love to live on the skin causing more eczema flare ups. Above all, maintaining a daily skincare routine (recommended by National Eczema Society ) to improve the skin’s cleanliness and prevent flare-ups.
Eczema Bundle for soothing itchy, dry skin
Finding a product that works can be difficult for those with skin sensitivities such as eczema or psoriasis. As a result, our eczema bundle has been specifically formulated with certified organic Manuka oil. Which is known for it’s powerful antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory properties which work to soothe itchy skin. Our Body Wash is toxin free making it perfect for clearing bacteria on sensitive skin and promoting skin health. Similarly, our Body Lotion is a excellent for soothing eczema prone skin and maintaining the skins overall barrier and health.
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