Do you know what is eczema’s strongest foe? The answer is a strong immune system. Many eczema sufferers are commonly told that their eczema is caused by an over active immune system. It is a common mistake that we assume an over active immune system equates to a strong immune system. Nothing is further from […]
To most of us, Christmas is a time for celebration and joy. However, for those prone to allergies, enjoying this holiday season can be a challenge as Christmas can be full of hidden dangers. The innocent beautiful Christmas tree or the tempting Christmas pudding may be potential allergy triggers. However, if you or your child is prone to allergies, it does not mean that you cannot enjoy Christmas like others. You can definitely enjoy this once a year celebration if you are armed with knowledge of these potential triggers and take a little precaution.
Product Overview HEAL ECZEMA is an essential oil medication to be applied topically two to three times a day intended to relieve the skin from eczema. The mix made from essential oils is guaranteed to be 100% natural. They also come from plants that are organically grown and thus free from pesticides, herbicides and other […]
The Kukui Nut or Candlenut has long been used in the Asian countries for cooking purposes. Lately researchers are analyzing the healing powers of kukui nut oil for treating skin disorders such as eczema and psoraisis as the kukui nut is very rich in fatty acids, Vitamins A, C and E. It is believe to […]
Nummular Eczema is a slight variation from regular eczema, which starts with very itchy patches or rashes on the skin, which develop into coin shaped patches of dermatitis. It can get steadily worse as it progresses, and for a lot of sufferers it is chronic. I’ve put together some tips here so you can try […]
Unlike atopic and contact dermatitis which attributes largely to allergens, seborrheic dermatitis is mainly caused by an internal source, usually by diet. A diet of saturated fats, processed sugars, and junk food is a major contributor to imbalance which promotes candida growth. This, in turn, will increases histamine activity and causes an eczema flareup. Candida […]
Dyshidrosis, also termed Dyshidrotic Eczema, Pompholyx and Dyshidrotic Dermatitis, is a skin condition that is characterized by small blisters on the hands or feet. It is an acute, chronic, or recurrent dermatosis of the fingers, palms, and soles, characterized by a sudden onset of many deep-seated pruritic, clear vesicles; later, scaling, fissures and lichenification occur. […]
For children under the age of 3, it is best using food to boost their immune system. Garlic is a good way to boost your child’s immune system. Garlic is especially beneficial if the eczema is caused by parasite or fungal agents. Garlic is used traditionally to kill parasites. It has anti-fungal, antibacterial, anti-parasitic, and […]
Traditionally, coconut oil is used to heal eczema. It contains anti-fungal properties and is also excellent as a skin moisturizer. A study shows that extra virgin coconut oil is as effective and safe as mineral oil when used as a moisturizer, with absence of adverse reactions.
I would like to share an email from a reader who suffers from pompholyx and has found a way to treat the eczema using a very simple and basic remedy. I have always believe in going back to the basics by nourishing our body. And water is one basic thing many of us have overlooked. […]
Allergy tests provide reliable, specific information about what patients are and are not allergic to. Once the specific allergens causing a patientâ€™s symptoms have been identified, their allergist/immunologist can develop a treatment plan aimed at controlling or eliminating their allergy symptoms, says Thomas B. Casale, MD, President of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and […]
What we put into our body directly affect our health. It pays to make healthy choices in our daily diet. One great tip to great health is to include flax seeds into our diet. Flax seeds are a great source of Omega 3 fats which brings many health benefits. Do include dairy products for calcium […]
Heavy metal poisoning is a medical condition usually identified among those occupationally exposed, and which can have significant effects on nearly every organ system. Mercury, for example, has been strongly implicated as “a potential etiological factor in neurodegeneration”. Chelation therapy is used as a treatment for acute mercury, iron, arsenic, lead, uranium, plutonium and other […]