Category Archives: "Eczema and Dermatitis"
What Shocked Me About Skincare During Cancer
A personal message from the CV Skinlabs CEO, Pam Friedman You know, it’s one thing to understand something intellectually, and quite another to experience it first-hand. I’ve been in the skincare and beauty industry for most of my life, and I’ve always believed in using clean, non-toxic products—one of the main reasons I’m so dedicated
The Difference Between Sensitive and Sensitized Skin—Which Affects You?
Do you have sensitive skin? How would you know? Most of us figure that if our skin reacts to certain products, develops inflammation or acne easily, or gets dry and irritated at the drop of a hat, we have sensitive skin. But that’s not always the case. If you think you have sensitive skin, you
4 Signs You Have Skin Allergies
Skin allergies are on the rise, particularly in children. In a 2014 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), researchers found that 11.6 percent of children under the age of 18 suffered from skin allergies. And though many skin allergies go away as kids grow up, not all of them do. If you find that your skin
How to Keep Eczema Under Control in Winter
Cold air, harsh winds, and indoor heating can wreak havoc on your skin if you have eczema. Symptoms usually get worse this time of year, and you may notice more frequent flare-ups than you experienced during the summer. Sometimes called the “winter itch,” winter eczema causes not only dry skin, but more flaking and itching.