Eczema

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Bathing

What kind of soap should I be bathing with?

posted about 1 year ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I use simple soap.Tried not using soap but makes no difference.Tried showering with e45 lotion but made things much worse and my arms swelled up within… read more

posted 7 days ago
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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

posted 6 months ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

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

posted 5 months ago
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Aloe vera for babies

Hi everyone
Has anyone tried to use aloe vera for your babies eczema?

posted 11 months ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

https://dermaveen.com.au/products/eczema-relief...

Have a look into this one. Works in a couple of hours on my baby girl

posted 5 months ago
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Hi anyone use Avène products, is the steroids in it?

Have eczema on face and back of my body .and i just used Avène xera calm it’s really help me in itching and flares .

posted 11 months ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I was advised to use these products although didn’t irritate my face they weren’t moisturising enough

posted 10 months ago
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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

posted 26 days ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

But my right thumb

posted 6 days ago
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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!

posted about 1 month ago
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 about 1 month ago
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Menopause & eczema

Are there any women on here who have severe eczema and are going through either peri-menopause or menopause. The skin on the face and body are dry and hot but using a moisturizer only helps a bit? I'm seeing my doctor tomorrow to discuss further treatments because I have people who constantly ask what happened to my face and I'm starting to feel embarrassed about going out in public. I just need to know if others who have gone through this have had the eczema clear up after menopause was… read more

posted about 1 month ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Yes its a subgroup

posted about 1 month ago
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My 1 year old grandson has an issue with his fingernails coming off. Can anyone relate?

posted 4 months ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

My dermatologist told me that if you have eczema on your fingers, around where your nails are, it can affect the nails growing inside. I used to get… read more

posted 2 months ago
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What make-up foundation works best for your face?

What make-up brand works best for eczema on your face.

posted 9 months ago
A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I use the expensive brands. Not the cheap brands at Walmart. My favourite ones are urban decay and benefit. I get eczema around my eyes and mouth. I don… read more

posted 2 months ago
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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?

posted 8 months ago
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 2 months ago
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