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Natural Care Dermatitis

What is Dermatitis?

Dermatitis is a general term for inflammation of the skin often seen as red, scaling, vesicular eruption. Specific forms of dermatitis include contact dermatitis, eczema and hand eczema. Inflammation of the skin-redness (rash) and often swelling, pain, itching, cracking. Dermatitis may be caused by an Irritant or Allergen.

Dermatitis is also defined as an inflammation of the skin usually resulting in redness and pain, occasionally with itching. digestive system - the group of organs that break down foods into chemical components that the body can absorb and use for energy, and for building and repairing cells and tissues. Overall, dermatitis is a blanket term literally meaning "inflammation of the skin". It is usually used to refer to eczema, which is also known as Dermatitis eczema. There are several different types. Usually all of them have in common an allergic reaction to specific allergens.

Dermatitis Herbal Supplements - Dermatitis Products

To Enhance keep the skin dry use baking soda as an after-bath powder. Rinse your sheets and towels regularly. Use soap and avoid using bleach and fabric softener. This is the most beneficial natural cure for Dermatitis.

Make sure that your detergent or fabric softener sheets are not causing any allergic skin reaction. Petroleum jelly is recommended to keep drying and scaling in control. This is the time tested herbal and natural treatment for Dermatitis.

Dermatitis - Herbal, Natural Healing and Nutrition tips

No-oily zinc ointment, oatmeals, and antihistamines reduce itching. It is the best herb for curing dermatitis. To control itching, avoid overdressing or wearing wool, silk or synthetic material. Avoid the use of soap. Bath and shower quickly and use a cream to keep the skin moist.

Aromatherapy for Dermatitis - using essential oils like lavender, thyme (Thymus vulgaris), jasmine (Jasminum officinale) and chamomile (Matricaria recutita) in hot water, to add a soothing fragrance to the air.

Herbs for Dermatitis as related to Herbal Medicine

  • Catechin (25 - 150 mg two to three times per day), quercetin (50 - 250 mg two to three times per day), hesperidin (50 - 250 mg two to three times per day), and rutin (50 - 250 mg two to three times per day).
  • Rose hips (Rosa canina) are also high in flavonoids and may be used as a tea. Drink 3 - 4 cups per day.

Eczema and Dermatitis Herbal Treatment

Drinking Cold rosehip tea would also be beneficial--three times per day. Peppermint leaf tea may be cooled and applied to relieve itching and burning. An external menthol ointment can also help.

Homeopathy for Eczema and Dermatitis - which may temporarily worsen symptoms before relieving them, and should be supervised by a trained alternative healthcare professional.

Natural Diet care for Dermatitis

Avoid all wheat and dairy products and preferably alcohol, coffee and sugar. Eat plenty of seeds, nuts, sprouted seeds and beans, and generally eat whole foods to include plenty of vegetables, salad items etc.

Witch hazel ( Hamamelis virginiana ) cream can relieve itching. Liquid witch hazel can help with "weeping" or oozing dermatitis.


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