Eczema Awareness | Steph Holdsworth | Ep 93

  Does your little one have eczema or another atopic condition such as hay fever, asthma or allergies? If your answer is yes, you may want to listen in. Did you know that in Australia, 1 in 3 children and… Continue Reading >

Eczema Awareness

“Stop Scratching!” ….”I Can’t Help It!!!” comes Miss eight’s agitated reply! And that’s the thing, they really can’t help it. Eczema is a non-contagious reoccurring rash that it is always accompanied by itching. The rash itself can be dry &… Continue Reading >

Is Your Daily Routine with Personal Care Products Making You Sick?

Your Journey to Healing Author Dr Melissa Raymond   So I have a question for you. How many different chemicals are we exposed to every day? 5…..10…..20? Higher? Surely it’s not 50? Higher?! Well, for many women, 200 different chemicals… Continue Reading >

Managing Eczema At School

So we are all well & truly back to school right now, and no doubt for some of you, your child’s eczema has decided to go right off the deep end! The first few weeks back to school can be… Continue Reading >

Most common baby skin irritations and how to treat them

Media kindly brought to you by Covitol   At some stage or another, every baby will suffer from a temporary skin irritation that sends parents into a panic as they try to bring relief to their little ones. Babies’ delicate,… Continue Reading >

A day at the beach with Eczema.

For most people “let’s go to the beach” means everyone put their cozies on, grab some towels and let’s go! But not for us. Allergies and anaphylaxis aside there is thought and strategic planning that goes into a “spontaneous” afternoon… Continue Reading >

Eczema: Expectations versus reality

I was handed another prescription and told to use the creams. But not for longer than half of the time, otherwise that was no good. And the creams were magical! Yes they worked….but only while we were using them. It… Continue Reading >

Eczema, all-night lullabies, and finding something that works for your child.

Common skin condition causing many a disturbed night’s sleep! When my little guy was 6 months old just a mention of the words ‘eczema rash’ sent sleep-deprived me, into a flap. And for good reason; this nasty and very itchy… Continue Reading >

Summer and Eczema: 5 Survival Tips for the Heat

It was another scorcher of a day and I couldn’t bear to think of how my little one’s skin was going to be today. Red raw, and itchy. Hot and frustrated and cranky (that was me, let alone him!)… I… Continue Reading >

5 Lessons I’ve Learned as an Eczema Mum

Ah… the life of an eczema mum. Whether it comes out of the blue, or you had an inkling your child might develop eczema as it runs in the family, it is still challenging! The creams, the scratching, the waking… Continue Reading >