Category Archives: Moisturizer

Woman was afraid to bathe because her eczema stung so badly

Janice* from Singapore developed eczema a few years ago. It started from her feet, but the rashes soon spread to her legs, arms and hands. Her rashes were so itchy and painful that she was afraid of bathing because of the stinging sensation.  “I can feel the itch starting to appear on my face and […]

After 3 years of eczema, she can hold her boyfriend’s hand again

Valerie* works in the Singapore healthcare industry and was applying steroid creams on her hands for three years to manage “excruciatingly itchy” eczema. After applying emu oil and bamboo gloves just once and seeing a huge improvement, she now uses it regularly, and no longer relies on medication to manage her flare-ups. Valerie is in […]

Finally healed: 8-yr old’s hands were dry and cracking

Lina* in Bedok, Singapore approached us in the middle of March. She wanted advice on how to heal her daughter’s hand eczema. From the photos Lina sent us, the skin on the palm of her daughter’s hands was dry and cracking, especially on the bend of the index finger and ring finger. On the bright […]

Itch relief cream formulated by dermatologist – Suu Balm

This 2-in-1 cream is both itch-relieving AND moisturizing at the same time. Suu Balm  is formulated in Singapore at the National Skin Centre (NSC), Singapore back in 2011 when a dermatologist, who was running the itch clinic at NSC found a need for eczema sufferers to relief their itch and at the same time helps to moisturize […]

Using Aloe Vera to Treat Eczema from Within; Good for Scars too

Aloe vera is well known as a popular home remedy. The fleshy insides of the thick aloe vera leaf are supposed to have healing properties. Some apply aloe vera in their hair, some use it for cuts and burns, and use it to bathe. It’s also widely available in drink or even dessert form. Since aloe […]

How to Relieve Contact Dermatitis with Gloves In A Bottle (Shielding Lotion)

If you have contact dermatitis, then it’s important to keep your skin clear of everyday irritants.It’s very easy to get exposed to dust and chemicals, especially if you do lots of housework. And some articles recommend simply wearing gloves when doing the dishes. But many people – myself included – find that even the latex […]