Best Washes & Shampoos for Babies with Eczema

Many pediatricians and dermatologists recommend that parents’ bathe their baby every other day, preferably with just plain water to allow the natural oils and good bacteria to thrive on the baby’s skin which in turn will help strengthen their skin’s immune system. This is especially true for children suffering from eczema who have extremely sensitive skin. When choosing the best baby…

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Best Sunscreens for Babies & Kids with Eczema

Babies are delicate little creatures, which is why they need their own special kind of sun protection when they are outside. On top of that, babies with eczema are more vulnerable to the sun’s damaging rays and have more challenges finding sunscreens that work for their skin. Most dermatologists, don’t recommend using sunscreen on newborn babies. Newborn babies should be…

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Helpful Tips for Better Sleep for Babies with Eczema

As parents with babies with eczema, we feel that taking care of our little one’s skin is a 24-7 job. That’s because eczema is more than just sensitive skin. Eczema begins on the scalp, forehead, ears, neck, cheeks, or in the crooks behind elbows or knees. And it doesn’t stop here. Baby then begins wiggling a lot and rubbing their…

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How to Properly Apply Topical Probiotics for Eczema

Eczema is a debilitating, distressing and quite common condition especially in babies and children. To find a solution that would be natural, safe and effective, yet with no side effects would be a real result and would help thousands of people. That’s why we are super excited about the topical effects of probiotics as more and more experts back friendly bacteria over…

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Topical Probiotics: The New and Natural Remedy for Eczema

Despite their tiny size, bacteria play an important role in eczema and in the overall health of the skin. Beyond the frequent skin infections associated with severe eczema, there is the even more important idea that colonizing bacteria residing on the skin may also directly drive inflammation. Studies have found that in eczema skin, the balance of bacteria on the skin is…

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Itch Busters to Help with Scratching and Discomfort

Eczema skin is itchy, very itchy. Eczema is often referred to “the itch you can’t scratch”. While, scratching is a natural reaction to itching, it can make complications more likely and the itching worse. Also, scratching can leave superficial wounds on the skin that may become infected. Unfortunately, it is near impossible not to scratch because scratching generates another sensation of…

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Bath Time Regimen

Equally important to moisturizers is the baby’s bath time regimen, because the most effective way to treat dry skin is to give it the moisture it needs through a relaxing bath. A good bath time regimen before sleep time helps baby get ready for a good night’s sleep. Eczema skin dries out easily and external allergens (dander, dust, etc) can…

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Supplements for Mom and Baby to Help Treat Baby Eczema

It is awful to stand by and watch a baby suffer with eczema. That’s why it’s worth trying a range of treatments for baby eczema, including oral probiotics and other beneficial supplements, to see what works best. Although the following supplements are generally good for overall health, always consult with a doctor and most importantly if baby experiences any adverse…

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Meal Planning for Baby Eczema

Once you have identified which foods and/or baby formula that causes allergic reactions and triggers eczema, you can begin to eliminate and replace them with nutritious alternatives. If not, this can create nutritional deficiencies in both baby and breast-feeding mother.  If you suspect your baby has a food allergy or sensitivity, but have not done an elimination food challenge, read…

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