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How I changed my life for the better and started to heal my skin

How I changed my life for the better and started to heal my skin

  The more I'm in the skin warriors community, the more I see stories alike. People who want to heal their skin in a more natural way. This is how I am doing it. This is my story and I hope it might help you achieve your skin goals as well.   Why I started...

Is your skin dry from being indoors? Here is how to fix it

Is your skin dry from being indoors? Here is how to fix it

Due to the coronavirus, we are stuck indoors more than usual and that has big consequences for our skin. Maybe you have a gray, dull appearance due to a lack of sunlight, you have more pimples and inflammation than normal, or you have more problems with your acne,...

How to make an allergy free pizza

How to make an allergy free pizza

A flat piece of dough with tomato sauce and cheese, how easy does that sound? Mamma mia, buonissima !!!!!!!!!!!! Nothing wrong with spaghetti, bolognese, or lasagna, but pizza is king. Pizza margherita, pizza vegetariana, with banana and curry, pineapple and ham, or...

How to cover eczema in your face

How to cover eczema in your face

My eczema was mainly in the face (around my eyes, mouth) back of the knee, and elbows. I now have it under control. Still, in certain situations, you can see that my skin is sensitive. On days hotter than a desert resort in Hades, the spots shoot up my neck. And when...

This girl brought Flawed but Beautiful people together

This girl brought Flawed but Beautiful people together

After I was diagnosed with Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis in February this year, I spent most of my time contemplating what I should do to surpass this hurdle. Why? Because amidst my diagnosis, self-doubt, and mental health struggles— I was certain that deep down...

How to Find A Dermatologist That’s A Good Fit for You

How to Find A Dermatologist That’s A Good Fit for You

This is the story about how I learned the importance of finding a dermatologist that listens to you. Basically, there are two main dermatologists in my town that everyone goes to. I, of course, started seeing the one my family members recommended. When I was diagnosed...

How are eczema and  food related: A magic cure?

How are eczema and food related: A magic cure?

Something I always read when looking for information about eczema is “clean diet, clean skin". Is that true? Who knows! The relationship between eczema and food you eat is debated by many, considered irrelevant by some, and strongly preached by others. From my...

What it’s like to live without perfect skin?

What it’s like to live without perfect skin?

I first noticed patches of psoriasis on my elbows and knees when I was 15. Ever since then, I have struggled to control my flakes. It has been a big factor in my confidence and my mental health. Usually, my flare-ups coincide when I'm feeling overwhelmed, nervous, or...

How I created Bath Wraps for Eczema and changed my life

How I created Bath Wraps for Eczema and changed my life

Hi! I’m Kim, creator of Bath Wraps for Eczema and a mom of two young boys, both with eczema. My older also has a severe peanut allergy—likely the cause of his eczema, but my younger has eczema and no (known) food or environmental allergies. Like all parents dealing...

Topical Steroid Withdrawal Journey: One Step At A Time

Topical Steroid Withdrawal Journey: One Step At A Time

My name is Zainab, and I developed eczema at quite a young age. I was around 6 months old when I was first put on topical steroid creams to control my itchy, irritated skin. The creams worked… most of the time. Some days they calmed my skin and I had what seemed to be...

Why should you heal your eczema naturally?

Why should you heal your eczema naturally?

“There is no cure for eczema. To manage your skin condition, you should take antihistamine daily for the rest of your life.” This is what my dermatologist told me when I was 21 years old - 2 months before I decided to heal my eczema naturally. I am Kim, a...

How my psoriasis journey changed my life for good

How my psoriasis journey changed my life for good

“Life will test you, just before it will bless you’ –; a quote which has resonated with me through my journey with psoriasis; and one which has enabled me to find even a slither of motivation during the darkest times. Being a young woman during university with...

From Steroids to Natural Products for Eczema

From Steroids to Natural Products for Eczema

Many people who experience eczema as a child are fortunate enough to outgrow the condition. I was not so lucky. In fact, my skin became the most debilitating when I was in my early twenties. It was at this time that I decided to take a long, hard look at my lifestyle...

Living with psoriasis: How to not let it define you

Living with psoriasis: How to not let it define you

My name is Basma, and this is how living with psoriasis since being a 6-month old baby, hasn’t stopped me from having a fullfiled live. A bit about me: I am 37 years old mother to my 2 blessed kids, a wife to an amazing man. I am an ABA therapist (Applied Behavior...

How bodybuilding changed my life and my psoriasis journey

How bodybuilding changed my life and my psoriasis journey

Hello there. My name is Mohammed Khan, and this is my psoriasis journey. I was diagnosed with severe plaque psoriasis back in October of 2017. At the time, I was really struggling in school trying to be good at something I hated anyways. But everyone in my family and...

Steroid creams, how do you reduce use with eczema?

Steroid creams, how do you reduce use with eczema?

  Steroid creams. Everyone who suffers from eczema and who visits their health professional with complaints will sooner or later be introduced to topical corticosteroids. On the one hand, even though the itch was not curable, I was very pleased with the results of the...

Prevent eczema and rash with these 10 make-up tips

Prevent eczema and rash with these 10 make-up tips

Viruses or bacteria in your make-up? Now’s the right time to take out that make-up for some major cleaning. I bet half of your lipsticks, eye pencils, and mascaras are swarming with bacteria. Time for some make-up hygiene to prevent eczema! People with sensitive skin...