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New remedies

New remedies

Can anyone please advise on new remedies to sooth really bad eczema around the mouth and on the lips. There all red raw, flakey and often weeping and bleeding around the edges. All usual eczema creams I’ve tried have not worked if anything they’ve made it worse (stinging and burning)
Willing to try anything. Thanks

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I use nystatin cream - ratio-NYSTATIN I get it behind the counter, not a prescription cheapest stuff I have used and really works for corners of the… read more

posted 7 months ago
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Avoiding triggers

Avoiding triggers

I’ve had eczema my whole life going from doctors to dermatology to hospital. The past couple months it has been Very bad and now I seem to find being around my dog (which ain’t hairy) is maybe making it worse? I’ve had my dog for 5 years and My skin has not flared from this but as I said the past couple months I feel like I’ve just became allergic or something. Could this be possible?

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I'm starting to think my skin irritations are caused by ingested food types. Previous IBS type assessments got me to reducing my lactose intake which… read more

posted 5 months ago
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Can I reverse thickened skin and scarring from eczema?

Can I reverse thickened skin and scarring from eczema?

Hello, I'm a long time eczema sufferer and am getting it in check for the first time in many years, I'm 23 now. I learned way to late about a lot of the ways I could help it and from periods where I had a hard time not scratching I now have a lot of areas on my body where the lines in my skin are unnaturally noticeable and exaggerated. Many of these areas seem to already be healed but this problem has persisted and it's caused me a lot of psychological strife… read more

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Tiffany http://ramongonzalez.us.lifevantage.com/product...

posted about 1 month ago
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What would be the best cream/remedy for my type?

What would be the best cream/remedy for my type?

I've included a picture, although I dont know why type of eczema. I get the rash around my belly, back, my upper inside of my arms and buttock. The itching drives me nuts, discoloration of my skin tone, and scars. I've been dealing with it for 3+ plus years and have only recently been told what it was(not for lack of trying ro find out in past). Up until recently no doctor was able to tell me what kind of rash. Looking for the absolutely best cream solution… read more

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Me too but sometimes in both gets very soar first then really itchy

posted 10 months ago
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Has anyone used a product called Eczema Honey? What are are your experiences with this product?

Has anyone used a product called Eczema Honey? What are are your experiences with this product?

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

It was ineffective on my son. The smell isn’t exactly charming but it’s all natural so I can overlook that a bit. The texture is very hard to get off… read more

posted about 1 month 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!

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Thank you for that information because my 1 year loves all those fruits you mention and now I’m going to ha e to cut them out because her eczema is… read more

posted 3 months ago
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Does anyone else only get breakouts in the same spot?For me it’s only my Lt thumb

Does anyone else only get breakouts in the same spot?For me it’s only my Lt thumb

I only get breakouts on my left them all over it and sometimes on the back of my hands or my knuckles are does anybody else only get breakouts on the same body part or one side

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Yes I get breakouts on my right leg

posted 2 months ago
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Does anyone have a water filter on their shower.?

Does anyone have a water filter on their shower.?

Hi I live in a hard water area in the uk and have recently read that this may be contributing to my dry and itchy skin.....wondered if anyone has experience of these filters and whether they have any benefits!

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

yes, it has helped a great deal. As a matter of fact, I can tell when the filter needs to be changed because I start getting itchy immediately out of… read more

posted 5 months ago
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What treatment is effective for eczema on the scalp?

What treatment is effective for eczema on the scalp?

Its starter nearly 2 years ago and at first it wad due to dandruff but then i started developing sores and scabs on my scalp due to my itching. I’ve tried to be discreet about it as possible especially in public and i sometimes feel a bit embarress cuz i don’t want others to think i got lice. It drives me crazy at night most of the time. I’m finally plucking up the courage to ask for help or any advice. Can somone help me?

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I use tar shampoo. I think nutrogena t-gel is what I use when it’s really bad. I also have a Betamethasone cream (it’s liquid ) that you put on your… read more

posted 6 months ago
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