Essential Oils and Eczema: Usage and Benefits

By Dana Laskowski Do you or someone you know have eczema? Eczema is a general term for dermatitis which simply means inflammation of the skin according to the national eczema association. Dictionary.com defines eczema as a medical condition in which patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with blisters that cause itching and bleeding, sometimes…

Essential Oil Uses for Eczema Dermatitis Psoriasis

Eczema and Dermatitis are terms for a group of skin conditions that cause the skin to become inflamed or irritated. Atopic dermatitis in a common skin disease in children. Amy Paller, MD, a Dermatologist states “Children often get Atopic Dermatitis during their first year of life which causes dry, scaly patches to appear on their…

Eczema and Essential Oils

There are many different essential oil combinations that can be used depending on the type of dermatitis/eczema that you are treating. I chose certain combinations, because I prefer those aromas and feel it is always better to choose oils that you would normally gravitate towards, if they also have the therapeutic properties that you need.

Lavender: the Universal Essential Oil

Lavender essential oil is well known within the aromatherapy circles for its flowery, sweet smell, which calms and revitalizes. It has the ability to adapt a person to stress or imbalances. It allows the body to relax and wind down but is can also boost stamina and energy. It has also been able to speed…