Eczema creams help in reducing the dryness, itching and irritation of the areas of the skin affected by eczema. You can easily make your own eczema cream with natural ingredients that help in moisturizing the skin and fighting skin inflammation.
The homemade creams are safe for the eczema prone sensitive skin and are suitable for long-term use. With regular application, they work wonders for the skin and are usually as effective as the store-bought products in managing the symptoms of eczema. Here are some simple recipes for eczema cream that you can prepare in the comforts of your home.
Here Are The 5 Natural Homemade Eczema Creams:
1. Honey, Olive And Almond Oil Eczema Cream
2 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons almond oil
1 tablespoon beeswax
1 tablespoon distilled water
2 drops rosemary essential oil
1 drop calendula essential oil
1 drop tea tree oil
1 drop Indian lilac oil
1 drop vitamin E oil
Place a bowl over a pan of boiling water and add the honey, olive oil, almond oil and beeswax to the bowl. Stir and combine the ingredients. Remove the bowl from the heat and allow it to cool down slightly. Add the essential oils and vitamin E oil to the wax and oil mixture and whisk until the mixture attains a creamy consistency.
2. Shea Butter Eczema Cream
Two ounce shea butter
1 tablespoon wheat germ oil
15 drops lavender essential oil
15 drops sandalwood essential oil
In a bowl, mash the shea butter and add the wheat germ oil and the essential oils. Use a hand blender to whisk the mixture for a few minutes. Apply the shea butter eczema cream to the affected area as needed.
3. Coconut Oil, Avocado And Aloe Vera Eczema Cream
¼ cup coconut oil
1 tablespoon avocado oil
1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
1 tablespoon beeswax
2 tablespoons shea butter
1 teaspoon vitamin E oil
On top of a double boiler, put the coconut oil, beeswax and shea butter. Melt and combine them. Remove the pan from the heat and add the remaining ingredients. Mix well and refrigerate the mixture until it becomes semi solid. Remove the semi solid mixture from the fridge and vigorously whisk until it becomes light and fluffy.
4. Melrose And Lavender Eczema Cream
½ cup coconut oil
25 drops of Melrose essential oil
25 drops of lavender essential oil
Add all the ingredients in a bowl and whip the mixture vigorously until it becomes light and creamy.
5. Petroleum Jelly And Lavender Eczema Cream
Mix all the ingredients well and apply a small amount of the cream to the affected area.