Natural treatments!

By | April 7, 2014

Treating eczema can be a process of trial and error. While some of the prescription medications can be a blessing at times, they can be a curse due to side effects and simply it does not take care of the root cause. There are things you can do at home that will help reverse your eczema.

Eczema can be treated by living a lifestyle that is healthy and by eating the right foods.

Let’s take a closer look at Eczema – The Natural Treatment. 

Eczema is usually due to the fact that the human body has been malnourished. It may be deficient in certain vitamins and essential nutrients. It may also be due to the body’s inability to breakdown the food that your body needs to absorb. These are both common causes of skin problems.

Using natural supplements, such as probiotics (Acidophilus supplements) and enzymes, are recommended to help strengthen your gut flora. It will also help strengthen your immune system and enable your body to repair itself. Giving your body the tools it needs to heal properly will yield the results you had hoped for.

More and more people are becoming intolerant to gluten. Trying a gluten-free diet maybe a good way to start. Gluten is found in most wheat products, such as breads, pasta, concentrated sweets, and dairy products. Gluten-Free products are becoming more readily available in grocery stores nowadays.

The Alkaline diet can help restore the natural PH levels of your body. High acidity can affect your body in a negative way. It can cause inflammation, lowers immune system, lowers digestive function in the body, and many more. Aim for 75% alkaline foods and 25% acidic foods to balance your PH levels. Most of green vegetables and fruits are alkaline foods. Most meat products and high glycemic index foods are acidifying foods, such as meat, bread, sweets, sodas and most processed foods.

Another way that you can naturally treat eczema are with stress management. Try not to stress about the things you cannot change. Getting a grip on the situations in life that are causing stress and removing those situations will result in your body being in a much healthier state.

Reversal of eczema is possible. However, it is not a quick fix – it is life style change. Continuously exposing our bodies to the natural state, such as eating fresh foods and enjoying the sunlight, we are becoming one step closer to the healing process.