10 Tips To Relieve Eczema Itch Naturally- Know From A Dermatologist

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 05/04/16
Does your itch stop on scratching your skin? No, in fact, scratching makes your skin itchier, this is termed as the itch-scratch cycle. Scratching not only increases itching but also damages your skin that is trying to recover from eczema. I know you must be thinking how can you stop scratching? Follow these 10 tips to relieve eczema itch naturally:


1. Apply moisturizer:

As soon as you feel the itch sensation, apply a soothing moisturizing lotion. Do not wait until your itch gets irresistible. Keep a watch on your baby or child, if they are cranky and scratching their skin apply the moisturizing lotion immediately. You can try Cetaphil restoraderm moisturiser that has anti-inflammatory ingredient to soothe your itchy skin.

2. Pinch adjacent normal skin:

Pain stimulus is stronger than the itch stimulus; as soon as you pinch...