Treatments for Eczema in babies can be a little thin on the ground, which is pretty tough to bear if your little one is a sufferer. Doctors will do all they can, but many medical treatments focus solely on the symptoms of Eczema, instead of the roots. There are a few tips to follow that may help you get some real relief for baby.
Bathe Baby as often as you can, ideally twice a day. Obviously take extra special care that the water is the right temperature-85 degrees is about perfect for battling Eczema. When you clean baby, use toiletries that are aimed for babies, and always always always try to use natural unscented products. The perfuming chemicals in many products can have awful effects on Eczema ridden skin-not what we want for our little guy!
Moisturize the little fellow. Its a pretty obvious fact that the higher the moisture content in human skin, the less itchy it is. Itching is a particularly large factor in Baby Eczema, as baby doesnt know whats happening-this causes them to become more and more stressed and upset, which in turn only effects the itching and makes it worse! It can be a vicious cycle, and hopefully you can keep your...