Eczema is a skin condition that ranges from mild to pretty extreme. Mild being slight itching and extreme being: broken, cracked and dry skin that itches and bleeds. The need to take control and manage this skin condition naturally, with as few side effects as possible, is for many, the ultimate goal.
One of the eczema remedies that have been shown to work well is the use of natural oils. Tea tree oil in particular has properties that help to heal and remedy the condition of eczema.
Sometimes, bath and bathroom products that are usually perfumed and scented can be major cause of eczema. One useful tip is to bathe on occasion with oatmeal or oats. Bathing with oatmeal and oats has been shown to relieve the irritable symptoms and conditions of eczema and leave the skin feeling supple and moist.
Children are also sufferers of eczema and for them this can be a particularly nasty condition to live with as children will often find it extremely difficult to stop scratching. What can be done for children is to put mittens on their hands. This will obviously lessen the impact of their scratching. In the same guise, keeping the finger nails trimmed low and clean is an effective way to ease some of the symptoms of eczema.
One of the remedies that have been around for generations is the use of cotton clothing and bed linen to help manage the conditions. Cotton is a natural fiber and putting this material against the skin, will help to lessen the problems.
Above all, finding the most useful remedy for eczema depends on the severity and what should be remembered is that eczema and its symptoms can be effectively minimized, but it is difficult to completely cure.No tags for this post.