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Any suggested laundry soaps?

Any suggested laundry soaps?

I cannot find a laundry soap that does not break my skin out into hives any recommendations would be appreciated!!

posted 17 minutes ago
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What foods to eat when you have ezcema?

What foods to eat when you have ezcema?

I have been reading a lot lately about foods related to ezcema. And my ezcema has been a complete monster lately!

Any ideas on what I should put on my grocery list?

Thanks!

posted 20 days ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Citrus stuff is the worse like oranges, and strawberries, blue berries and grapes. Because of milk products too.

posted 13 days ago
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Eczema and hormones?

Eczema and hormones?

I started with eczema when I hit puberty. It's always worse when I'm on my period. The strange thing though, while I was pregnant and during expressing breast milk, my skin was completely clear! Wasn't even dry!
I was wondering if anyone else has had any links between hormones and skin condition?

posted 21 days ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I only had a few spots until my first born then it spred or woke up im not sure all through my upper arms and upper shoulder and it is its worst when im… read more

posted 2 days ago
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To get a tattoo or not if you have eczema?

To get a tattoo or not if you have eczema?

Hello All,

I have really wanted a tattoo for a LONG time. I have researched getting one an talked to my dermatologist about getting one. She basically told me to stay away from red ink 100% and that she haven’t seen a lot of patients in regards to grey or black ink tattoos. She said that everyone reacts differently, so she couldn’t confirm if I was going to react or not and that the choice to get one was up to me.

Through everything I have rea online and have talked to… read more

posted 22 days ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I have 7 tattoos. I have never had any problems at all with any of mine. I even have my whole side done and never had a reaction. However I did book… read more

posted 10 days ago
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Does anyone else have eczema on their feet? Only thing that’s helped is a cortisone shot but looking for other solutions.

Does anyone else have eczema on their feet? Only thing that’s helped is a cortisone shot but looking for other solutions.

Sweat is a trigger but what can I do? I have to work and am on my feet all day. So tired of incredibly itchy, dry, scaly, leathery peeling patches of skin. If I use powder to stop sweating dries it out even worse. Help!

posted about 1 month ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Thank you thanks my next thing aveno

posted 30 days ago
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Anyone out there with severe ezcema all yr round?

Anyone out there with severe ezcema all yr round?

so ive had eczema since birth,been through several dermatologists,but they've all been the same ol same ol,I've never been told what type of eczema I have,only prescribed steroid creams and told the same basoc"no perfumes, makeup,scented lotions,blah blah" which i follow strictly! I have it covering about 85% of my body yr round,though it's better in summer but it's still there.Its anything from scales to red hives,raw,blistering,crusty,seeping, bleeding and… read more

posted about 1 month ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Try dupixent
You have to I have been in your shoes , find a way to get it call dupixent my way it will change your life

posted 12 days ago
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Goat’s milk

Goat’s milk

Hi, I’ve only recently been ‘diagnosed’ with eczema but for years I’ve already been cycled through emollients and steroid creams/ointments which appear to have no effect. I was wondering whether anybody has experience with using goat’s milk to help eczema? I’ve seen reviews of both using goat milk soap and drinking goat milk (kefir, which I’ve just started) supposedly helping skin but I’d like to know if anyone has experienced this.
Thanks

posted about 1 month ago
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Pregnant and suffering !

Pregnant and suffering !

Since I've gotten pregnant my treatment has just gotten horrific. I can't get a dermatology appointment in my home town and have to travel miles to a hospital to see dermatologist and the appointments are often 6 weeks up to 12 weeks apart. So if a treatment isn't working great then I have to wait 6+ weeks to go back to review. I used to be on cyclosporine and it pretty much cleared up my skin but now I can't have it. I have to wait 3 months and they won't put me back on it till the babys… read more

posted about 2 months ago
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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

With all due respect , it doesn’t matter , you can’t cut all foods out . For some people it is not that simple ( not that that is easy to cut foods out… read more

posted 12 days ago
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Discoid eczema difference from standard eczema

Discoid eczema difference from standard eczema

Does anyone know the difference between discoid eczema to atopic ezcema?

posted about 2 months ago
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