We had the pleasure of sending baby Maxwell her very own ScratchMeNots! A special thanks to Womentorz and Mommy Perks for giving us the opportunity to send Jessica Simpson ScratchMeNot flip mittens for her baby girl. Click here to read more details about this special gifting. And if you can’t get enough, here’s more Read More
…It’s More Than Just Itchy Skin!
Before children, my main concern about healthy living was what I ate. Organic vs. conventional was the only decision I needed to make. Little did I know I would have children with eczema that would cause me to question just about anything that wasn’t natural. There’s a whole world of natural that I’m learning about on the journey. It’s eye opening to learn what exactly we are consuming and placing on our bodies. During our first Eczema Twitter Party, I began to learn more about Soap Nuts. First things first, soap nuts are not nuts! This is very important to Read More
Last Updated October 4, 2012 By Andrea in Itchy Skin, Moisturizers, Scratching, Skin, smnblog, Treatments with 1 Comment
As I’ve been researching various skin issues that attack babies, toddlers and adults. I’ve come to this same question over and over again: Topical or Internal? America has been indirectly trained to follow this vicious cycle: Ailment —> Doctor’s appointment —> Prescription (cream or pills) = Problem solved….temporarily Most likely the ailment comes back and we begin the cycle all over again. It’s no secret that the healthcare industry gives a lot of prescriptions to handle the symptoms instead of getting to the root of the problem. I’ve decided to come out of the fog to return to our grassroots Read More
Last Updated June 10, 2013 By Andrea in Allergies, Itchy Skin, Scratching, Skin, smnblog with No Comment
Every parent wants to protect their kids at all costs, but at the same time, every parent also wants their children to grow up to live a happy, fun, and fulfilled life with parties, friends, events, and every opportunity possible at their fingertips. When it comes to food allergies and sensitivities though, attending or hosting parties with your allergy free kids can be extremely stressful. You don’t want you children to feel left out, but at the same time, you need to be sure they don’t have any sort of reaction. .. Here are a few tips for ensuring your kids Read More
After the first NAET blog post by Jennifer went live, I was excited to see the outcome. Upon waiting for the part 2 to post, there was unexpected opposition to NAET treatment. Most of us have heard that finding the underlying cause to itchy/sensitive skin is a trial and error process. I was caught off guard when a commenter gave some expected opposition to alternative methods. While this person had valid concerns, it made me re-evaluate the need for alternative medicine. During my search for the cure, I’ve become aware of many different ideas and ways to hopefully reduce itchiness, Read More