I have found great relief from eczema...

I have found great relief from eczema in the ears

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Since: Jul 11

UK

#1 Jul 7, 2011
apparently was born with a little eczema in one ear, it disappeared, returned at teens, disappeared, at menopause, it returned with avengence! ive tried steroids from docs (don't recommend) etc. i 'stumbled' on application 3 times daily of Infant Starflower Cream and one Starflower Oil Capsule (190mg GLA) daily- honestly the itching has all but disappeared, crusty flaky skin 80% better in one ear 60% in other, only a little itchy first thing a.m. leaking from ear disappeared. i've only been doing this little regime for 3 weeks! I throroughly recommend any adult to try this, just check for allergy advice on both products before use, nuts and sulphites on one product and herbal ingredients on other. you can get these products online or from health stores.good luck and fingers crossed for you!

Since: Mar 11

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#2 Jul 7, 2011
Thanks for the share maggiex! I did some reading on Starflower oil and found out it's the same thing as borage, lol. It must be the GLA (Gamma-linolenic Acid) found in borage that's cured your eczema. GLA is a natural anti-inflammatory, just like the essential fatty acids found in alternative eczema treatments like fish oil and Emu oil.
grammy

Longmont, CO

#3 Feb 18, 2012
maggiex wrote:
apparently was born with a little eczema in one ear, it disappeared, returned at teens, disappeared, at menopause, it returned with avengence! ive tried steroids from docs (don't recommend) etc. i 'stumbled' on application 3 times daily of Infant Starflower Cream and one Starflower Oil Capsule (190mg GLA) daily- honestly the itching has all but disappeared, crusty flaky skin 80% better in one ear 60% in other, only a little itchy first thing a.m. leaking from ear disappeared. i've only been doing this little regime for 3 weeks! I throroughly recommend any adult to try this, just check for allergy advice on both products before use, nuts and sulphites on one product and herbal ingredients on other. you can get these products online or from health stores.good luck and fingers crossed for you!
Thanks for your help with ear eczema. I just found your information now. Are you still experiencing relief with the above application and capsule. Please let me know. I need some natural remedy. Thanks.
best believe

Nottingham, UK

#4 Jun 16, 2012
my ears itch

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