Helping Parents with Eczema Children

How do you care for your child with eczema? It disturbed me that there are eczema sufferers and their loved ones who are still not getting the answers they want, who remained confused and frustrated. I truly hope that this blog can turn that blues to bliss, and offer your family a good night’s sleep (only we know how hard that is!)

Eczema Blues

Living with Eczema book

I am working on an ebook ‘The Art & Science of Caring for my Baby with Eczema’. Sign up below to be the first to know when it’s ready (the free copy offer has been fully subscribed!). Meanwhile, check out my published book Living with Eczema: Mom Asks, Doc Answers.

Stuff We Used Yesterday to Get Through the Day

We moisturized with Physiogel AI lotion in the morning and QV cream, right after shower in the evening

Helping Your Baby with Eczema

Find out the top 10 pediatric allergens and the ranking for allergenicity of topical corticosteroids, and learn in this 2-week series on children contact eczema

Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Children
Eczema Consultation How to Talk to Your Child Dermatologist Dr Susan Huang

I got so many questions from parents since 2011 and it saddened me that they remain worried about their baby’s eczema despite receiving a doctor’s prescription. Read this 3-week series on how to improve communication with your dermatologist. It’s also why Prof Hugo and I wrote the book ‘Living with Eczema: Mom Asks, Doc Answers‘ for you.

Staph Bacteria series with Dr Clay Cockerell Eczema Child Skin
How to treat diaper rash with Dr Lawrence Eichenfield AAD
Dr Lynn Chiam Dermatologist Children Skin Conditions Eczema
Habitual Scratching and Eczema with Dr Christopher Bridgett
How to Help your Eczema Child feel Better with Dr Lawrence Eichenfield AAD
Common Summer Children Skin Rashes with Dr Robin Schaffran Pediatric Dermatologist

Are you confused about skin pH, optimally balanced pH, acidic skin, alkaline soap and what ALL that mean for your child’s eczema skin? Put on your thinking hat as you check out Dr Cheryl Lee’s 5- week super detailed interviews on all you would ever need to know on skin pH

Skin pH and Eczema with Dr Cheryl Lee Eberting
Julie Daniluk Foods in Spotlight with EczemaBlues

What if eating healthy not only helps your child but also his skin? Check out these four foods in spotlight and learn from nutritionist Julie Daniluk who hosted Healthy Gourmet on the Oprah Winfrey Network and appeared on The Dr Oz Show on how foods can heal skin faster and reduce inflammation

Does your eczema child have allergies and are you wondering how to manage allergies at the childcare center? Check out this interview with Dr Liew, past president of Asthma & Allergy Association of Singapore here and his insights on allergy testing

Managing Allergy for Eczema Kids Dr Liew Woei Kang
Newborn Eczema Kids Nutrition with Judy Converse Dietitian Nutritionist EczemaBlues

Are you confused about nutrition information for your baby? Or worried that you are choosing the wrong type of milk for your baby with eczema? Nutritionist and dietitian Judy helps explain all these & check out her books on Special Needs Kids & Eating Strategies for Kids on Autism Spectrum

Sometimes we get so focused on caring for eczema that we neglect the other aspects of parenting, including letting our partner share the responsibility we (think we have to) shoulder alone. Heidi is the author of the bestselling pregnancy book, What to Expect When You’re Expecting  so check out her parenting workshop

What to Expect when Expecting Heidi Murkoff Parenting EczemaBlues

#YouGotEczemaMail

I help answer parents’ questions on eczema that come in through my email or blog, and here are some of the latest #YouGotEczemaMail

What can I do about my child’s rashes on face other than steroids?

What can I do while waiting for a specialist appointment?

What is the treatment for baby hand eczema?

When will my baby outgrow eczema?

Being prepared for your next dermatologist visit

Hand eczema – Types of rashes

Consider allergy testing

Some of what we use to manage eczema without steroids

Expert Interviews with Dermatologists

Topical Corticosteroid Withdrawal Children
Hand Eczema with Dr Lynn Chiam dermatologist Singapore
Cold sores in eczema children herpeticum with Dr Daniela Kroshinsky AAD

Check out more than 50 interview series with experts here

How Your Skin Interacts with Your Brain and Body

Dr Claudia Aguirre Neuroscientist Stressed Skin and Brain Skin Connection

Skin Health Connection Interview series with Dr Vermen Verallo Rowell VMV Hypoallergenics

Collaboration: American Academy of Dermatology

Eczema bleach bath with Dr Lawrence Eichenfield AAD
Sunscreen Sun Protection Dr Sonia Bansal AAD video
How to Treat Sunburn with Thomas Rohrer MD AAD

Everything You Wanted to Ask about Moisturizer

A 13-part series with VMV Hypoallergenics founder and pathodermatologist Dr Vermen Verallo-Rowell
Science of Skincare Products with Dr. Elisabeth Briand

Someone has Eczema

Are you feeling down or alone? Read these over 30 inspiring stories from “Someone who Has Eczema” series and contact me if you like to share yours.

Someone has eczema Gail Story on EczemaBlues Everything for Eczema

SOMEONE Manages Eczema Baby and Nut Allergic Child

This is a series focused on a personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Gail, who shares about managing eczema for her baby and nut allergy for her older daughter. Gail has spent much time looking for products…
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Someone manages children with eczema and allergy Janice story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages Children with Eczema and Allergy

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Janice, whose son has allergies and daughter has eczema, and shares how she juggles her time managing both children’s allergic conditions and work. Janice is…
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Someone has eczema child cloth diaper Mievee Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and manages Cloth-Diapering

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have MieVee, whose 4.5 year-old child has eczema since 5 months old and shares how she manages her son’s sensitive skin around the diaper area. MieVee…
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Someone has eczema Louise Jones Story on EczemaBlues Peanut Allergy

SOMEONE Manages Severe Peanut Allergy for Eczema Child

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Louise Jones, whose son has a severe peanut allergy and shares how she manages his allergies and eczema. Louise is passionate about learning and sharing…
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Someone has eczema UpliftingFam Christy Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages Son’s Eczema during Summer

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Christy, who shares how she manages her son’s eczema which flares up during summer. Christy blogs at UpliftingFamilies and is passionate about helping families with their parenting…
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Someone has eczema allergies intolerances WhatAllergy Ruth Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages her Eczema, Allergies and Food Intolerances

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Ruth who is sharing about her eczema, allergies, food intolerances and allergic march. Ruth is a copy writer and marketing communications specialist (Ruth Holroyd) and…
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Someone has eczema allergies chronic pain Camper Jen Paincamp on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages her Eczema, Allergies and Chronic Pain

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Camper Jen who is sharing about her eczema, allergies and how she manages it all along with her chronic pain. Camper Jen founded PainCamp and…
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SOMEONE Manages Eczema Herpeticum

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Jenny who is sharing about her eczema herpeticum experience. Jenny blogs about her own personal experiences with eczema at i-have-eczema. She also has a lovely…
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Someone manages son allergy testing Kristin AGiftofMiles Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages Allergy Testing for Child

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Kristin Beltaos, whose son has severe food allergies and shares how she manages his allergies via allergy testing. Kristin is a member of the Anaphylaxis…
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Someone has eczema severe baby eczema Lauren Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages Baby with Severe Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Lauren, whose 3 year old son has severe eczema in his first year, and shares how she manages eczema for a newborn. Lauren plays and…
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Someone has eczema child multiple allergies Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Manages Child with Multiple Allergies

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have a father, known as Spanish Key, who has a daughter with eczema and multiple allergies, and shares how he manages her daughter’s conditions. Spanish Key…
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Someone has Eczema Rebecca Beczema Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and Manages her Self-Confidence

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Rebecca, who has eczema and shares how she manages her self-confidence. Rebecca blogs at Beczema on her eczema journey. Marcie Mom: Hi Rebecca, thanks so…
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Someone managed two children with eczema Singapore mom Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Managed Two Children with Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Ee Laine, whose 1st and 2nd sons have eczema since 6-month old and 3-month old, and share how she manages taking care of two children…
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Someone has thyroid cancer and manages eczema Gibz Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Thyroid Cancer and Manages Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Gibz, to share how she manages her eczema, a side effect of the treatment for her thyroid cancer. Gibz is a lovely young lady, and…
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Someone has eczema Wet Wrapping Stephanie Allerchic.com.au on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Managed Wet Wrapping for Child with Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Stephanie, whose daughter has eczema since 18-month old and shares how she manages wet wrapping for her. Stephanie is the founder of Allerchic, an online…
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Someone has eczema Deborah Talkhealth Story on EczemaBlues

Someone Manages Differing Eczema Views

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Deborah Wyatt, whose daughter’s eczema inspired her to start TalkHealth, an online community including that of eczema. Deborah will share on her experience managing differing…
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Someone manages son allergic march Sarah Chapman Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Managed Allergic March for Son with Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Sarah Chapman, whose third son has eczema since three-month old. Today, she shares how she managed her son’s Allergic March. Sarah is a volunteer with…
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Someone has eczema Judy Converse NutritionCare.net Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE Managed Diet for Child with Eczema

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Judy Converse, founder of Nutrition Care for Children LLC, whose son showed signs of eczema in his first two months. Today, she shares how she managed her…
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Someone has eczema Kelly BambooBubby Story on EczemaBlues

Someone with Eczema Baby Managed Returning to Work

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Kelly who will be sharing on returning to work, at about the time when her son with eczema was six-month old. Kelly is the…
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Someone has eczema child clothing trigger Tiffany Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE manages Child’s Clothing – Eczema Trigger

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Tiffany to share how she manages her daughter’s eczema whenever she tries on new clothing. Tiffany is a mom of two and very active…
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Someone has eczema child Tina TrulyRichMom.com Story on EczemaBlues Figuring Moisturizing

SOMEONE managed Moisturizing Eczema Child

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Tina Santiago-Rodriguez, whose three-year-old daughter has had eczema since a year old and shares her journey in figuring out what to moisturize her child with.…
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Someone has eczema Jennifer of the Eczema Company Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE manages TWO kids!

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Jennifer Roberge, whose eldest son Tristan has had eczema from three-month old and shares how she manages taking care of him while having another…
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Someone has eczema Bathing and after-bath skincare Julie Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE manages Bathing and After-Bath Skin Care

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Julie C., a married mom, who has had eczema since she was 5 years old and shares how she manages her baths and after-bath…
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Someone manages son eczema bedtime routine Vida Mommy Lok Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE managing Bedtime for Eczema Child

This is a eries focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Vida Lok, whose 4 year-old son has had eczema since he was a few months old and shares how she manages bedtime for her son.…
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Someone has eczema Andrea of ScratchMeNot Eczema Childcare Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE managed Childcare

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Andrea Thomas, whose daughter has eczema from 2 months old and shares how she manages finding childcare for her daughter. Andrea is the founder…
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Someone has eczema children and managed infant feeding milk Connie RayConnieBaby.Blogspot.com Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE managed Infant Feeding

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Connie, whose daughter has eczema since infant and shares how she manages feeding (infant). Connie blogs at rayconniebaby. Marcie Mom: Hi Connie, thanks for…
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Someone has eczema Lisa LifeofaHappyMom.com eczema child and eating out Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE manages Eating Out with Child

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Lisa, who is sharing on managing her son’s eczema when eating out. Lisa blogs at mybabyhaseczema.com and also LifeofaHappyMom.  Marcie Mom: Hi Lisa, thanks…
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Someone has eczema Amanda of Nottingham Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and Better the Future

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Amanda, who is a return guest to my blog; a previous interview with her was on building a vibrant support group, something which Amanda…
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Someone has eczema Selena of AmazingandAtopic.com on beach holidays EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and managed Beach Holidays

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Selena Bluntzer, whose 4-year-old daughter has had eczema since she was 3 months old and share how she manages beach holidays with her family.…
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Someone manages outdoor fun for eczema child Joan RiseandShineExpo Singapore Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and managed Outdoor Fun for Child

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Joan Ong, to share how she manages her son’s eczema while encouraging him to take part in outdoor sports. I first learnt of Joan’s…
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Someone has Eczema Annie Fox Teenage Eczema Story on EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and managed her Teenage years

  This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Annie Fox, M.Ed., to share how she managed her eczema during her teenage years. Annie is an internationally respected educator, award-winning author and…
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Someone has eczema and managed makeup Erica EczemaBlues

SOMEONE has Eczema and managed Make-up

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Erica Cheung, who has eczema for three years and shares how she manages her make-up. I first learnt of Erica’s eczema while reading her…
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