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as it basically oatmeal you can make your own with porridge oats (traditional not ready brek) and putting a couple of spoonfuls tied in muslin or thin cotton then wetting and dabbing on skin. One of grannies favourites but I still use it on DC's (not eczema but have had irritation with some soaps)
Hi I agree with astronomer about the oats - i put them in an old sock and let it float in the bath.
My dd's and I have all had eczema. We now keep it completely at bay using 1. udo's oil (take internally, especially good if you're breastfeeding). I have mine in yoghurt each morning. You can put 1 teaspoonful on children's food but don't cook with it
2. Avene - the water spray stops the itching instantly - I know people who have stopped steroid use within days of using avene. Their cold cream is also really soothing and you can mix it with zinc cream (eg sudocreme) if there are signs of infection (little white spots).
Hope this helps.
Nip I didn't notice any improvement until a few weeks after we started using it, we'd already tried it and given up after 3 days and after trying loads of other things another gp who wouldn't normally see prescribed it again, I didn't want to keep going back so we kept on using it and after a few weeks her skin had totally cleared (tho it probably doesnt work for everyone)