Eczema

It is a med­i­cal con­di­tion in which patches of skin be­come rough and in­flamed with blis­ters that cause itch­ing and bleed­ing.

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Wear non-ir­ri­tat­ing cloth­ing: Wear loose cloth­ing when­ever pos­si­ble and avoid items made from ir­ri­ta­ble fab­rics like wool and linen. Smooth-tex­tured cloth­ing made from cot­ton, silk and bam­boo are the least ir­ri­tat­ing on your skin.

Use a hu­mid­i­fier: Dry air in your home may ag­gra­vate the skin con­di­tion, caus­ing the skin to be­come de­hy­drated and flaky. Al­ter­na­tively, house­plants nat­u­rally in­crease the amount of mois­ture in the air through a process known as tran­spi­ra­tion. The Bos­ton fern is a pop­u­lar, all-nat­u­ral hu­mid­i­fier.

En­sure house is clean and free of al­ler­gens: Al­ler­gy­caus­ing agents like dust mites, pet dan­der, sea­sonal pol­lens, molds and dan­druff are all eczema trig­gers.

Use aloe vera: Smear aloe vera gel over the af­fected area and leave it on un­til it is fully ab­sorbed by the skin. The aloe vera soothes itch­ing and mois­tur­izes dry, flaky skin.

Ap­ply cal­en­dula lo­tion: Ap­ply lib­er­ally to skin or mix with aloe vera gel be­fore rub­bing onto skin. It helps to re­duce pain and in­flam­ma­tion.

Use or­ganic co­conut oil: Or­ganic cold pressed vir­gin co­conut oil is of­ten used as a mois­tur­izer that many eczema suf­fer­ers claim to be more ef­fec­tive than ex­pen­sive store-bought cream.

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