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How do I help a 4 month old with flair ups and the itching?

How do I help a 4 month old with flair ups and the itching?

Hi, I’m new to the eczema as it is my 4 month old grand baby that has been diagnosed with it. He is so little and I wanted to ask what helps with the inflammation and the itchy. I am keeping him cool, skin moisturized but he is having more bad days then good. The doctor gave a cream that he was only allowed to use for 5 days.
Help this grandma out. He is currently with me temporarily as his parents are in the armed forces and are training at the moment.… read more

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

Thank you for the advice. I will try this.

posted 3 months ago
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Menopause & eczema

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

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

I am in the same situation nothing seems to work I’ve changed my diet tried different creams got my feet in the salt ocean water

posted 28 days ago
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How do I soothe a dry, sensitive, red face?

How do I soothe a dry, sensitive, red face?

Every 6-8 months, my face seems to dry out and gets horrible red patches. I wonder if my skin is getting used to the moisturiser I use and then suddenly reacting against it?
I discovered Clinique Moisture Surge Intense ansmd it worked miracles but now makes it red and itchy!!!!
Has anyone else experienced this? I absoloutly wont use steriods on my face - jyst want a nice creamy moisturiser that is fragrance free and kind.

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A MyEczemaTeam Member said:

My doctor has suggested Epaderm as a moisturiser, very quick results although it takes a good half hour to soak in. Great for overnight. I find Clinique… read more

posted 5 months ago
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