Category Archives: ScratchMeNot Blog

UPDATE: Itchy Skin questions & Dr. Cockerell

A Note From Andrea from ScratchMeNot: This original post was published in 2012, can you believe it?! This was early in my eczema mom-ing journey, I had a little one with moderate to severe eczema and was researching like crazy to get it under control. Thankfully we had ScratchMeNots to stop my daughter’s scratching damage as we visited […]

Best Summer Sunscreens for Little Ones With Itchy and Sensitive Skin.

Summer rashes, eczema, and allergies are just some of the common skin conditions that affect children. It’s essential to be extra cautious when applying products to babies and children because their bodies absorb more per pound of weight than adults do. This is why it’s so critical that whatever you put on their skin is […]

Help Your Child Cope With Eczema: 5 Strategies for Coping

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As I’m sure you know, there is no cure for eczema. I’m sure you also know that managing eczema can be exhausting for everyone involved. It’s hard (to say the least) to watch someone you love go battle eczema. It is equally difficult to be a part of the support system for someone with eczema. […]

What are the best foods to avoid for eczema?

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You are what you eat! We’ve been hearing that saying all of our lives. I bet you even tell your little one the same thing. That’s because it’s true. Believe it or not, what you eat or what you feed your little one might trigger (or improve) their eczema-related symptoms! Let me preface all of […]

How To Sleep with An Eczema Flare-Up

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Sleep is a super crucial component to everyone’s overall health. As I’m sure you know, when you are going through an eczema flare-up, sleep can be a nightmare! What makes it worse is that a lack of sleep is not only bad for your overall health, it make your eczema worse too. This study found […]