eczema treatment Archive

Common Types of Eczema Reviewed

Eczema is a chronic skin condition that affects millions of Americans.  Although each of these individuals is plagued with sensitive and easily irritated skin, there are different types of eczema.  A few of the most common diagnoses made are outlined and briefly reviewed below.   Atopic Dermatitis   Atopic Dermatitis is the most common type …

Eczema Flare-Ups: What They Are and How To Avoid Them

Eczema is a chronic skin condition, also commonly known as atopic dermatitis.  Sufferers often feel the constant need to itch the skin.  This itching can lead to red rashes, blister-like sores that ooze, and scaly, rough patches of skin.  The phrase “eczema flare-ups,” is used to describe outbreaks or episodes where the condition gets worse. …

Eczema: Common Trigger Factors to Avoid

Eczema flare-ups are caused by several factors.  Until sufferers are able to determine and avoid their trigger factors, itching and painful rashes will always be an issue.  Luckily, medical professionals have developed a list of common trigger factors.  These factors, a few of which are outlined below, may be the cause of your uncontrollable scratching. …

Dealing with Eczema: Your Treatment Options Reviewed

If you suffer from eczema, you want relief.  In fact, you wanted it yesterday.  Eczema has many different causes and, for that reason, you will find many treatment options.  Although some treatments may prove unsuccessful for you, others are likely to work.  So, when it comes to seeking relief, what are your options?   Eczema …

Easy Ways to Beat Eczema

If you suffer from eczema, you want to seek relief.  You may search high and low for the perfect treatment or cure, but come up empty handed.  Although you want to stop eczema at the source, work on getting relief in the meantime.  Outlined below are a few steps that you can take.   Find …

You Have Eczema: Now What?

Were you recently diagnosed by a physician or do you have all the classic signs and symptoms of eczema?  It is nice to have a name for the skin condition, but what comes next?   Work on determining your eczema cause.  Unfortunately, this can be a long and difficult process.  It is one that is …

Parents: How to Discuss Eczema with Other Parents

Are you the parent of a child was has eczema?  If so, get use to stares on the playground and whispering from other parents.  Unfortunately, many people mistakenly believe eczema is a contagious skin condition, but it is not.  In fact, you may need to start a discussion with other parents to stop the worry. …

The Benefits of Treating Eczema with Home Remedies

If you suffer from eczema, you want itch relief and you want it now.  You may be willing to try anything to seek relief.  While you have many choices, there are benefits to treating your eczema with home remedies.   Benefit #1 – Your Options   The phrase “home remedies,” encompasses a lot.  Typically, home …

Parents: Issues You May Face When Your Child Has Eczema

If your child was recently diagnosed with eczema, also commonly known as atopic dermatitis, you have a long road ahead.  Although eczema is easily treated at home, there are many hard issues that you, as a parent, will face.   Nighttime Itching   You might assume that nighttime itching is the same as daytime itching …

Having Eczema: Tips for Dealing with the Embarrassment

If you suffer from eczema, you may have a constant, unsightly rash.  Those who suffer from eczema also tend to suffer from embarrassment.  While you have nothing to be embarrassed about, as you have a common skin condition, some can’t help the feeling.  If you are new to dealing with eczema and worried about the …