Tag Archives: Eczema

What is best for eczema patients: Water or bleach bath? New study clears the myth

If you are suffering from eczema, don’t ignore this. When it comes to treating eczema, there’s no difference in the effectiveness of a bleach bath compared to regular water baths, suggests a study. In addition, the Northwestern Medicine study sound that bleach baths can cause stinging and burning of skin, and occasionally even trigger asthma flare-ups in patients. “I don’t ... Read More »

Skin Conditions and Eczema

The term ‘eczema’ is used to refer to a group of medical conditions that causes the skin to become inflamed and irritated. The most common type of eczema that is found is atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema. Statistically it has been found that about 10% to 20% of infants and 3% of adults and children in the US are infected ... Read More »