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Eczema and Dermatitis

Eczema is known as an inflammatory skin condition. This condition will cause skin irritation and inflammation. In many cases eczema is found in families with history of allergies and asthma.

Eczema is not contagious and can not be spread from person to person.

What causes eczema?

Atopic dermatitis is the most common form of eczema. It is thought to be an inherited tendency that usually will trigger other conditions like allergies, asthma and hay fever.

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease reports that atopic dermatitis cases are increasing, affecting between 10-30 % of Americans.
Contact dermatitis is know as a skin reaction after touching an irritant like detergents, down feathers, cosmetics, soaps etc.

eczema

Eczema symptoms

 
eczema on a child A child with eczema

Eczema symptoms are dry, scaly and itchy skin usually accompanied by irritation. Most common affected areas are hands, feet, knees and face.  Severe cases of eczema manifest with broken, bleeding skin patches.

The reason for eczema is not well known but it is considered to be in connection with a weaken immune system. It is believed that contact eczema is linked to a body reaction to a bacterium that lives on the skin.

Healing eczema with Manuka Honey

Internal Use:

Eczema should be treated from the outside and from the inside.
Active UMF 20+ Manuka Honey is know to improve ones immune system. Administering Active UMF Manuka Honey orally can help boost the immune system in turn could provide some relief to people experiencing eczema reactions. A strong immune system could provide long-term relief for people affected by eczema.

External use:

Contact eczema is caused by skin reaction to bacteria that lives on the skin surface. Applying Active UMF20+ Manuka Honey directly on the skin surface would kill the bad bacteria on the skis, thus killing the cause for the reaction.
It also provides a moist environment on the skin helping heal the areas already affected.

 

Disclaimer:
The information on this website is not intended to replace medical advise. We do not recommend people to stop taking their prescribed medications or to stop visiting their physician.
Our intention is to increase awareness about the potential healing qualities of the Active Manuka Honey and to make it available to people who are interested in homeopathic ways to regard diseases and who wish to experience the benefits of a product that received the attention of many international researchers.
Please seek medical advise if symptoms persist.


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