Nutrition

Goats Milk For Babies With Eczema

Many parents are frustrated by their child’s eczema and dietary triggers. Commonly, parents will notice that cow’s milk will cause their child’s eczema to flare up. So they look for alternative formulas. One question parents have is regarding the benefits of goats milk for babies with eczema. In this article, I will present some evidence…

Nutrition

Eczema And Food Allergies In Babies

Eczema and food allergies in babies appear to be related. This is actually a controversial topic and you probably heard from different doctors that they ARE and ARE NOT related. This was my experience as well in 2012. There is more information these days showing that food allergies and eczema are related. Personally, I have…

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How To Help Baby Eczema

Eczema (AKA atopic dermatitis) causes the skin to be dry, itchy and cracked. Eczema can affect anyone –  including babies, children, teens, and adults.  Eczema seems to have a genetic component and there are definitely environmental triggers that can exacerbate eczema. Treatment and management of eczema include avoiding triggers, applying topical medications if needed, and…

Nutrition

Little Spoon vs Yumi

There are many food subscription services available on the market these days. I’m particularly interested in services that have hypoallergenic foods since my kids have food allergies! Children with eczema tend to have food allergies and food sensitivities. Not only do you have to keep their skin moisturized and keep them from scratching, cooking for…

Nutrition

Does Leaky Gut Cause Eczema?

Does leaky gut cause eczema? This is a common question parents ask regarding their child’s eczema. Atopic dermatitis (AKA eczema) is healed from the outside (skin) as well as the inside (gut). Healing the gut involves taking probiotics and eating a good, wholesome diet (among other things). I have found from my own children that…

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Best Weather For Eczema

Did you know that certain weather and climates can trigger eczema?  Knowing the best weather for eczema can help you plan accordingly to reduce chances of flare-ups. I hope this article helps you figure out how to deal with different weathers for your eczema child. Remember, to effectively treat eczema, we have to treat it…

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Best Laundry Detergent For Eczema Sufferers

Did you know that some washing products can trigger a child’s eczema or atopic dermatitis (AD)? Fragrances, dyes, preservatives and optical brighteners are common culprits for making sensitive skin worse, so we have to find a detergent that does not contain these ingredients. Finding the best washing product for your child can be daunting as…

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Essential Oil For Baby Eczema

Many parents look for alternative treatment options for eczema. Essential oil is a common product that parents ask if it’s ok to give to their child with eczema. In this article, we will discuss what essentials oils are and whether they are safe. Also, we will discuss what to look out for in essential oils…

Nutrition

How To Do An Elimination Diet For Eczema

I get a lot of questions about how to diagnose eczema and food allergies, which is an important question. One way to test for food allergies is through an elimination diet. In this article, we will discuss how to do an elimination diet for children with eczema.  An elimination diet is a methodical way to…

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Do Humidifiers Help Eczema

Another common question I receive is, “Do humidifiers help eczema?” This article will talk about whether it helps and the best humidifier to choose. I have personally found that my child’s skin does better in humid weather than dry climates. A humidifier can definitely be helpful, especially if you live in an area with dry…

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