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Eczema Makes Me Scratch My Armpits Like A Monkey

Author: Julie W.
Date: 02-14-2013
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Testimonial ID: 8293-OR
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I have mild eczema, which is usually kept in check by avoiding dairy foods. My willpower, however, ebbs and flows. So after indulging in cheese or yogurt, I develop flat, itchy, red/pink rashes in my armpits. Furiously scratching my armpits makes me feel like a monkey and in social settings, is difficult to camouflage!

Over the years, I've applied Frankincense or Lavender--both neat and diluted--to these patches, but neither worked as well as this treatment: two or three drops of Melrose oil mixed with a dime-sized dollop of high-quality aloe vera gel. This combination, along with wearing loose-fitting, 100% cotton clothing, helps to soothe and calm my symptoms.

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