Three Best Methods To Cure Eczema

September 22, 2008

Eczema is a skin condition where there is inflammation of the upper layers of the skin. Eczema reckless is one of the main symptoms of eczema along with dryness of the skin and itching.  Here are some of the types of eczema:

  1. Seborrhoeic eczema
  2. Atopic eczema
  3. Xerotic eczema
  4. Contact dermatitis
3 Main Ways to Cure Eczema
  1. Creams and Medicines
  2. Including more fruit and vegetables in your diet
  3. Applying neem or coconut oil on affected areas.
Diet corrections are also advised by dermatologists as some foods are capable of triggering symptoms of eczema. Also, digestive problems like acidity need to be alleviated as these too can have a bearing on eczema episodes and trigger symptoms. But did you know that one of causes of eczema is acidity in the digestive system. If you can get rid of the acidity you can get rid of the eczema. Cooked foods want enzymes for digestion and your body holds a limited supply of these enzymes. So for the sake of your skin, for high vitamin and minerals and to slow down ageing, eat raw foods which are full of enzymes such as pineapple, bean sprouts and papaya. Coconut oil works very well for Infant or toddler eczema on the scalp or other body areas. It soothes the rough patches or itchy rashes.

The skin of those with eczema is very sensitive to many cosmetics and toiletry items. The best cure for eczema is virgin coconut oil.

Some lotions like Calamine can be used to keep the skin cool and prevent dryness of the skin. Harsh soaps and detergents are to be avoided as they can irritate the skin and trigger symptoms of eczema. Also, it is greatest to avoid any gentle of irritation to the skin through use of perfumes and deodorants that can increase itching and appearance of rashes.

So the advice is to look for a natural eczema cure. Anything unnatural creates more toxins and will only irritate the body and this in the long run causes the eczema condition to become worse.

Additional Reading

Eczema - An Overview

Ayurvedic Management of Atopic Eczema

Organic Coconut oil