The Best Natural Remedies to Reverse Eczema

Eczema is heath issue when our skin becomes inflamed, itchy, cracked, red and rough. There are numerous of products in the market which can help you treat this condition, but they may also have side effects. (1, 2)

Causes of eczema:

  • Irritants- detergents, soaps, shampoo or disinfectants
  • Microbes- bacteria, viruses or fungi
  • Foods- eggs, nuts, or soy products
  • Stress
  • Hormones
  • Allergens
  • Hot and cold temperatures

Symptoms of eczema:

  • Dry skin
  • Intense itching
  • Red skin
  • Scaly areas
  • Recurring rash
  • Swelling
  • Oozing or crusting
  • Dark colored patches of skin

Here we are going to give you several natural remedies for treating eczema in your home:

1. Cool, wet compress

Cool, wet compress helps us relive the itching and also improve the healing processes. We should apply them few times a day, and leave them to stay for 10 minutes. Repeat this till the eczema is gone. (3)

2. Lavender oil

Lavender oil is excellent natural remedy for eczema. You should mix 10 drops of lavender oil with 1 teaspoon of coconut oil and apply it on the affected areas. Leave it to overnight. Repeat this every day. (4)

3. Chamomile Bath

You will need to take a quart of warm water and then add in it 5 chamomile tea bags. When the tea cools down remove the tea bags and pour the tea in a warm bath. Enjoy the bath.  Do this every day the results will be unbelievable. (3)

4. Honey

Honey is also beneficial for treating different skin issues. On a dry skin apply some honey and cover it with a bandage. Leave it for 30 minutes and then wash it off with cool water. You should do this 3 times a day till the eczema is gone. (4)

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