Top Environment Allergens

An allergic reaction is a precise response of the body’s immune system to a normally harmless substance called an allergen. A range of environmental allergens, such as pollen and animal dander, can activate allergic reactions in the nose (allergic rhinitis, or hay fever) and in the lung (asthma). Not all reasons for susceptibility to environmental […]

Wet Wrapping for Eczema

Wet wraps’ are wet bandages being wrapped over an emollient medicine or topical steroid creams to areas of red, hot, weeping eczema (more often due to atopic dermatitis). These are dressings, made from articles of clothing, that have been soaked in water with a dry layer applied on top. Also read: Apple Cider Vinegar for […]

Hand Eczema Management in Babies

Eczema is an acute skin condition that affects one out of 10 children. The hands are a common part for eczema since they’re often exposed and susceptible to eczema triggers. Hand eczema, or hand dermatitis, indicates any types of eczema that develop on the hands. If a child has eczema on hands, consult with your […]

Eczema Bleach Bath For Staph Infection

What is a Staph infection? In order to know more about eczema caused by Staph infection, it is important to understand the underlying reasons resulting in this skin infection. It is Staphylococcus bacteria that leads to staph infection. Staphylococcus bacteria has been analyzed as a common reason behind weeping eczema and major skin infections, namely […]

Eczema and Skin Infections

Eczema is sometimes called dermatitis, which means inflammation or swelling of the skin. There are various types of eczema. The most common one is Atopic eczema. In this type of eczema, there is a typical pattern of skin inflammation which causes the disease. The term atopic describes people with certain allergic tendencies. However, atopic eczema […]

4 Natural Remedies For Eczema Infections

Eczema is prone to skin infections as scratching can carry germs that break into the skin. The weak skin barrier becomes a gateway for Staph and Strep infections. Infections can become life threatening in more rare cases, however, require antibiotics in most cases. Some bacteria is resistant to antibiotics, so natural treatments are preferred to […]

Yeast and Seborrheic Dermatitis

Seborrheic Dermatitis or Cradle Cap in babies, is a type of eczema that affects the head area but can affect the chest, underarms, thighs in more severe cases. It is one of the most common types of yeast skin infection that affects all ages and its course is characterized by spontaneous remissions and exacerbations. Latest […]