These bamboo eczema gloves will stop you from scratching unconsciously at night

bamboo eczema gloves

If you wear special eczema gloves made from bamboo fibres before you sleep, is it possible to break (or reduce) the habit of scratching at night? Let’s find out. Everyone who suffers from eczema knows that the symptoms usually get worse at night. The constant itching makes it difficult, if not impossible to get a […]

11.11 now on! (ends 12 Nov 2020)

Our only-once-a-year sale is now on! Get 11% cashback when you buy at Skinshare.sg/shop* What is cashback? After you buy something, you will earn a percentage of the final amount, which is added into your cashback wallet. When you make any future purchase, the cashback will automatically deduct from the final price. So, the more […]

Elderly hand eczema gets better in two weeks

Dina* in Yishun contacted us about the condition of her elderly mother’s hand eczema. Her mother’s hands were dry, blistered and the skin was cracking open in places. Her condition was more pronounced at the fingers. “The doctor recommended to apply moisturiser, but her condition is pretty bad and it wasn’t helping much”, she said. […]

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 […]

We will be operating as usual during the circuit breaker

I’m sure you’ve heard by now that Singapore will implement tighter measures next week to slow the spread of COVID-19. This is now being referred to as Singapore’s “circuit breaker” against COVID-19. This means that schools, shopping centres, offices and places of worship will close for 1 month from 7 April 2020. And there will […]

Study finds that moisturisers don’t prevent baby eczema

Study finds that moisturisers don't prevent baby eczema

According to a major new study led by team of dermatologists in Nottingham, UK, using moisturisers on babies doesn’t prevent eczema. Researchers examined nearly 1,400 babies and found that, even if the babies were regularly moisturized, it had no effect on whether the baby developed eczema later. Scientists said the findings were “surprising” as many […]

Top 6 CNY Snacks to Avoid if You Have Eczema (and 4 that are OK)

Warning: Depressing article if you are craving CNY snacks. But it may be good for your skin! As we enter the festive period for Chinese New Year, there will be family gatherings, ang paus, and of course, lots of snacks! As you visit your friends and relatives’ houses, you will definitely be offered all kinds […]