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Try This Soothing Home Remedy For Eczema Itching!

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Are you suffering from unbearable skin itching caused by eczema? Well, there is an excellent home remedy that can help you find some relief!

Itching (caused by skin ailments), certain disorders, allergies, insect bites, etc., can be extremely annoying and make a person feel very uncomfortable.

Even a tiny mosquito bite can make you feel itchy for hours, so imagine what a serious skin condition, in which the main symptom is skin itchiness, can make you feel like!

Eczema, also known as dermatitis, is a condition in which the skin becomes extremely inflamed and dry, causing symptoms like skin irritation and itching.

home remedy for eczema

Eczema is actually a group of skin conditions that may showcase various symptoms; however, skin irritation and itchiness are the most common symptoms.

Some of the other symptoms of eczema may include patchy skin, flaky skin, blisters, formation of crusts on the skin, etc.

Eczema may require long-term treatments and medications.

So, if you want to find relief from the itchiness caused by eczema, the natural way, you can try this home remedy.

home remedy for eczema

Recipe To Prepare The Remedy

Ingredients Required:

  • Coconut Oil - 3 tablespoons 
  • Oats - 3 tablespoons

This natural remedy for eczema itching can prove to be very effective in reducing the itch, when used on a regular basis.

In addition, you must ensure that you take the oral medications prescribed for eczema and also follow the diet given by your doctor.

The combination of oats and coconut oil can reduce the inflammation on the skin and also reduce the irritation present in that area, thus providing relief from the itching.

In addition, this homemade mixture can also remove the dead skin cells present in the area and moisturise the skin, thus treating skin dryness, which also is a common symptom of eczema.

home remedy for eczema

Method To Prepare And Use This Remedy:

  • Mix the suggested amounts of ingredients in a bowl. 
  • Then, apply the mixture on to the problem area. 
  • Now, tie a soft, damp cotton cloth over the mixture once applied. 
  • Leave it on for about 15 minutes. 
  • Take off the cloth, and massage gently for a few minutes. Later, rinse off.

So, do try this home remedy and let us know if it worked for you!

Read more about: oats, coconut oil, diy
Story first published: Friday, November 25, 2016, 19:30 [IST]
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