Dear E45, why don’t your adverts feature any dry or eczema skin?

Dear E45 I have eczema. I might be your perfect customer had I not already tried E45 and found it made my skin worse due to presence of lanolin. Lanolin, a known skin irritant, yet it’s found in E45 for dry, sensitive skin. Why is that? So what are the ingredients of E45? Why might […]

Rhassoul clay shampoo for dry, itchy eczema scalp

If you have eczema, psoriasis, sensitive skin and/or a dry flaky scalp then you are probably familiar with the constant search for that perfect shampoo. The solution to all your dry itchy scalp woes and an end to all those embarrassing flaky bits of skin that look like dandruff. I’ve tried everything from coal tar […]

Lush (not so lush) Dream Wash = skin irritation

I have used Lush dream wash before many times. I would say it was one of the few washes that I could use that didn’t irritate my skin, so either I’m now more sensitive or they’ve changed the recipe. I have NEVER been able to use Dream Cream however, which is the body lotion that […]

Talk Health Online Clinic on Skin Conditions

If you’ve got a skin concition you might be interested in this TalkHealth Online Clinic on Skin Conditions. This month sees the opening of their Skin Conditions Clinic. The clinic is open now for pre-clinic questions & the experts will be available to answer your questions for a week from 17-23 September. Full details of […]

FreeFrom Skincare Awards 2014 – the winners!

One of my top Allergy Show highlights was the third annual FreeFrom SkinCare Awards ceremony which took place hidden away in a room in the back corner of the exhibition hall in the Love Natural Love Organic show, which was taking place on the same day in the same hall. Why was this one of […]

Does make-up make your eyes water?

Do you wish you could wear eye make-up but avoid it because you have sensitive skin and eczema around your eyes? Check out the FreeFrom Skincare awards and NATorigin mascara

Free Purepotions skin salvation products for National Eczema Week

Hey there has never been a better time to have eczema. I’ve got yet another free product offer, this time from Purepotions, who make delicious and luxurious skin salvation salve for your skin and a bath oil. Treat your skin and enter this competition. First come, first served so be quick. Only one winner!

Ecover Zero – washing up with no gloves

Ecover Zero challenged me to take the test to see if I could use their new fragrance free range without wearing washing-up gloves. My skin is very sensitive so this was the ultimate test. You could also win a year’s supply, especially for National Eczema Week

FREE Barefoot SOS rescue cream up for grabs

Because it’s National Eczema Week and I love the Barefoot SOS skincare range, I’ve got a special treat for you. What allergy readers can enter a competition to win a free sample of Barefoot SOS face and body rescue cream. You’d better be quick though, only ten samples available…