Be Kind to Eczema
Joy. This word may mean different things to you than your neighbour. The dictionary defines it as “a feeling of great pleasure and happiness.” But in today’s climate, joyful feelings can often be overshadowed by feelings of uncertainty, disappointment, and fear. I have been on a bit of a roller-coaster myself. Somedays, I feel confident as a parent, present and hopeful and other days I am barely holding it together. For me, I think a lot of my negative feelings come from expectations. I am expecting the day to run smoothly, for me to be productive as a...
Let’s be honest for a moment, shall we? Any eczema parents understand the challenges of applying skincare to a squiggly, squirmy babe, especially after bath. This can be a stressful time for parents and children alike. If you struggle with having your little stay still after bath, please find below a few of my best tips!
For families managing eczema or for babies and children with sensitive skin, every little decision we make can cause skin irritation or eczema symptoms to appear or worsen. This means we have to do things around our home a little bit differently than other families. In today’s post we talk about how eczema families can remove laundry stains safely and effectively.
Years ago, I would have never connected the words eczema and kind together. In today’s post I talk about what Vinnie’s eczema routine used to look like and what works for our family today.