I'm using two shampoos at the moment. I switch it up, try different things and also get samples sent to me from brands on Instagram and also through judging for the Free From Skincare Awards so I'm not always that loyal... Sorry! I've tested loads of shampoos to find something that is kind to my dry, flaky, sore scalp and also makes my hair shiny and soft. More recently I'm … [Read more...]
93 chemicals which cause dermatitis – check your shampoo!
The increase in the number of people with allergies, coeliac disease and food intolerances has seen a massive rise in the number of freefrom foods in the shops. Many of those who avoid certain foods have skin problems such as eczema if they do come into contact with that particular allergen. There are contact allergens too like grass, pollen, dust and animal dander. We can … [Read more...]
Top 10 Irritant and SLS free shampoos for eczema skin – an update
At the beginning of this year I started my search for the perfect shampoo for my eczema scalp and sensitive skin. It seemed that this was no easy task. Read "10 shampoos for dry scalps, sensitive skin and eczema" here and you'll discover that buying products recommended for eczema skin doesn't always mean that it will be suitable. Many of these, recommended in health food … [Read more...]
10 shampoos for dry scalps, sensitive skin and eczema
Anyone with dry sensitive skin will know that using the wrong shampoo can cause an itcy, dry, flaky scalp which is painful, frustrating and can get infected. Anti-Dandruff shampoo isn't always the answer but you might think it would be easy to find the perfect shampoo. A quick trip to the local chemists or pharmacy will show you that there are so many on the shelves but very … [Read more...]