Eczema or Seborrheic dermatitis is a skin disease which has many causes and reasons. Various external and internal factors but major causes are a suppressed immune system and environmental factors. Usually people who have Dermatitis have a weak immune system and sensitive skin which is prone to allergic reactions and irritants. Most of the allergies are caused by allergens, food allergies, external chemical contact and infections.
For relieving dry itchy skin, take a sponge bath by adding five tablespoons of baking soda to one and half quarts of water. You can also use one cup of baking soda and dissolve it in a tub of water, hot enough for a soothing bath. Soak in this tub containing for 45 minutes and dry without rubbing your body, with a soft gentle cloth.
Rub a handful of salt to your affected skin after the shower or bath. The salt helps to get rid of the dry itchy scales and will make your skin smooth.
Dab on olive oil. When it comes to strategies for natural dry skin care, Gabriel swears by olive oil, an amazing multitasker. It instantly grooms dry cuticles, works wonders on hands and elbows, removes makeup, and soothes and conditions itchy, dry skin all over the body. ”When your skin feels extra parched, you can dab a thin layer of organic extra-virgin olive oil under your moisturizer for an extra dose of antioxidants and good fatty acids,” adds Gabriel.
Avocado Facial Mask. Avocado is good for your heart and good for your dry skin. Try this mask made from the moisturizing fruit. “Mash the meat of the avocado into a creamy texture,” says Dr. Cook-Bolden. Apply it to your face and leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse off the mixture first with warm water; then splash your face with cold water to close up pores.