Eczema / Dermatitis Treatment
Eczema is a type of dermatitis. Eczema and Dermatitis are most of the times used synonymously. Dermatitis is the inflammation of the skin. All eczema has skin inflammation but not all dermatitis is eczema. Eczema is called “Khaaj” in Hindi, “Tamara” in Telugu .
Actually, Eczema is a reaction and final expression on the skin for a number of disorders. The primary appearance is eczema is a reddish appearance of the skin with eruptions(macules, papules and vesicles). These eruptions join to form patches and thick skin areas called plaques. In chronic eczema, the primary appearance may be overlapped by excessive skin cell formation in that area. Whereas in severe cases of eczema, secondary changes develop due to infection, etc., leading to skin cuts and cracks.
The exact cause of eczema is yet not known. Eczema is because of the inflammatory and immune-mediated response to an irritant or allergen. It is also commonly seen in individuals who have a family history of eczema or some allergies.
Eczema rash can be seen anywhere on the body. Eczema is found on the neck, flexures of the elbow and flexures of the knee(behind the knee).
Signs and symptoms of eczema :
- Reddish skin with burning sensation.
- Itching and if it is scratched, fluid may ooze or crusts may form.
- In severe stage of eczema, cracks and cuts may form.
Eczema is one of the common skin disorder. It affects children and adults equally. But the chronicity of eczema is seen more in adults. More commonly men are affected than female.
What if ignored?
Eczema should be taken care when the skin is still reddish and some eruptions are present. Otherwise, eczema could get infected and there will be discharged from the eruptions, with cracks and excoriation.
Why one can go for Homeopathy Treatment?
Homeopathic system of medicine has a large number of medicines esp[ecially for skin disorders. Skin diseases are very stubborn and tend to recur all the time. With the help of homeo medicines either for eczema or any other skin disease. A healthy and glowing skin can be brought back. Most of the times, the tiresome application of ointments can be also be avoided by simple oral intake of homeo medicines as they are so safe and non-toxic.
Positive Homeopathy’s SPECIALITY in dealing with Eczema / Dermatitis
Eczema is one of the common disorder or skin expression found in the majority of patients who visit Positive Homeopathy for Skin treatment. Many a time, patients turn to Positive Homeopathy with the advanced expression of eczema. In all the stages of eczema, be it early or chronic or severe stage, Positive Homeopathy have the advancements in treating eczema completely.
After getting fed up with all kinds of creams and lotions that doctors gave me for my eczema, I consulted Positive Homeopathy. The first consultation was two hours long and they said the treatment would initially work slowly. It is four and half months after I started my treatment, and there is no flare up!
**Results may vary from patient to patient
Frequently Asked Qustions
Is eczema contagious ?
Eczema in itself is not contagious in any way. But, if there is infection involved, it might spread to other vulnerable individuals.
What food should be avoided if I have eczema?
If it is found the allergen or irritant which causes eczema, that can be avoided. Otherwise, there is no dietary regulation for eczema patients.
Is stress responsible for eczema ?
Stress or strain as such is not a causative factor for eczema. But, stress is considered a triggering factor for eczema to flare or increase.
Are there types in eczema ?
- There are different types of eczema
- Atopic eczema
- Hand eczema
- Nummular eczema
- Asteatotic eczema or xerotic eczema
- Dyshidrotic eczema
Eczema is found in Atopic dermatitis, Erythroderma, Contact dermatitis, Lichen simplex,Seborrhoeic dermatitis,Cutaneous T cell lymphoma.