This cream is aimed at stopping the “scratch-itch-scratch” cycle, and healing the damaged skin. Try a little to start with (first thing in the morning is a good time). It also contains a cooling and nourishing blend of unperfumed Crocodile Cream (no Bergamot Oil).
This cream may help to ease your symptoms, but you may also need to look at contributing factors such as reducing stress, taking regular exercise, looking for possible allergic reactions, and adopting a healthier diet. Your outward skin reaction can be caused by a build up of toxins on the inside, in which case a blood cleansing programme may be effective (get some professional advice and all things in moderation). Jan wrote an article for Growing Today which you can read here.
Having said all that, we have had good feedback from a number of people saying that our eczema cream has alleviated their symptoms. It seems to be especially good on small children, and can be used as a moisturiser to prevent a new outbreak.
Made with: Macerations of Aloe vera, Elderflower, Plantain, Chickweed, Chamomile, Kawakawa, Viola tricolour flowers in Sunflower Oil, Green Tea and Chamomile flowers in water, Safflower Oil, Beeswax, Glycerine, Cetearyl and Sorbitan olivate (emulsifiers), Castor Oil, Shea Butter, Essential Oil of Lavender, Naturaguard Ultra (preservative). *Please be aware some people react to the lavender oil.
It seems that in NZ at the moment, aluminium is a better option than plastic for recycling. Where possible we are gradually replacing plastic pots with aluminium tins. This product will now be coming in a tin.