In honor of the coming National Breastfeeding Month in August, I wanted this post to cater to mom’s nursing children with eczema. It’s a crazy world of eczema and moms of itchy babies must stick together! When my daughter was younger, around 2 months old, she was diagnosed with eczema. I had NO idea what journey we were about to walk down. As I read up on eczema, what it was and what triggered it, I was surprised to find out that there are so many unanswered questions! So many ‘if- then’ statements. While I’m not expert or doctor on Read More
…It’s More Than Just Itchy Skin!
ScratchMeNot: A Brand New PTPA Winner! by Leanne Heilman of Rave and Review Read Full Read More
We are so excited to announce that ScratchMeNots have won the Parent Tested, Parent Approved Seal of Approval! We truly believe in our ScratchMeNots as they helped not only our family, but many other families battling skin irritants such as eczema! We are honored that parents have chosen our product to receive this award. It’s great to hear that parents can actually see how ScratchMeNots have helped their children. Their skin damage from scratching has been greatly reduced along with infections. Although we have received this award, the people that truly benefit the most are the babies and toddlers wearing Read More
Last Updated July 19, 2016 By Andrea in Itchy Skin, Scratching, Skin, smnblog with Comments Off on MOMMY MONDAYS: TIPS FOR THE UNCONTROLLABLE SCRATCHING TODDLER
I love how the ‘Incredibles’ movie finally showed moms as we truly are: Super Heroes! And this coming Monday will be the start of “MOMMY Mondays”. A chance for moms to share with other moms who may be new to eczema or may have run out of ideas on our SMN Facebook page! With every Monday comes a new topic, idea or question. Most of us can imagine this: Walking past your little one’s room and you can’t help but hear your uncontrollable scratching toddler at work! And as you get closer, you notice new red patches. Immediately, you move into action (like the super Read More
What is that? How does it start? When does the madness end? Does it end? These are some of the many questions that cloud parents’ minds after their child has been diagnosed with eczema. If you have never experienced eczema before, it can be shocking to see the inflammed patches take over your little ones body. And the scratching can be literally nonstop! Not to mention, the bewildered looks from strangers looking at your child’s skin. So what’s a parent to do? So what exactly is eczema? Eczema goes far beyond dry skin or a bit of an itch. Read More