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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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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Prescribed Ointments and Creams for Baby Eczema

If your baby was seen by a dermatologist or pediatrician, you were more than likely prescribed topical steroids, and/or topical antibiotics, and/or a skin barrier cream (strong moisturizer) to help treat and clear the eczema. They may even recommend or prescribe non-drowsy oral antihistamines for the itching especially if its bad at night. If you have made the informed decision to…

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Daily Application of Moisturizers

Moisturizers are the first line of defense in protecting baby’s skin from external allergens while maintaining the skin’s moisture from dryness and from becoming very itchy. This is essential in treating and managing baby eczema. Our skin barrier is made up of fats and oils that keep water and nutrients in the skin and keep bacteria, allergens and irritants out.…

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Why is a Daily Routine Important for Baby Eczema?

One of the best ways to treat baby eczema is with a good daily routine! Our daily routine has helped tremendously in treating and managing my baby’s severe eczema. It has helped my son finally achieve clear, itchy-free skin. It’s also important to remember that eczema is one of those horrible conditions where there is no one treatment that works for everybody. That’s why…

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