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Which combination of herbs and essential oils will treat atopic dermatitis?

Would this combination of herbs and essential oils be helpfull in treatment of atopic dermatitis (eczema) . Please could You tell me if any of these herbs are contraindicated in case of eczema. Herbal combination is as follows: Evening Primrose Oil
Geranium Oil
Tea Tree Oil
Clary Sage Oil
Helichryzum italicum Oil
Avena sativa colloidal powder
Calendula officinalis Extract
Hypericum perforatum Oil
Chamomila recutita extract
Nigella sativa Oil
Asked On : Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
Hello and Welcome to HCM,
Thanks for writing to us.
Evening primrose oil also has not proven effective in treating atopic dermatitis.
While chamomile is used worldwide to treat many conditions including atopic dermatitis
Blends of Chinese herbs have proven effective in controlling atopic dermatitis.
New ways to treat atopic dermatitis can be appealing. Before trying another therapy, be sure to consult a dermatologist. Over-the-counter products and alternative therapies should not be a substitute for a dermatologist’s care. These should not be tried before seeking medical care for atopic dermatitis.
Hope this helps you.
Wishing you good health...
Answered: Sat, 27 Apr 2013
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Packriswamy Sambangi's  Response
EVENING PRIMROSE OIL: It may be helpful in Eczema or atopic dermatitis.
GERANIUM OIL: You can use this oil for skin conditions, because it is an anti septic agent.
TEA TREE OIL : Tea tree essentiol oil contains anti- septic and anti fungal activities.
CLARY SAGE OIL : The health benefits of clary sage essentiol oil can be anti- depressant.
HELICHRYSUM ITALICUM OIL : This oil is known to relieve depression , calm the sprit and open the heart.
AVENA SATIVA COLLOIDAL POWDER :It is a natural fertility enhancr.
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT : Calendula is effective remedy for eczema and is a excellant moisturizer.
HYPERICUM PERFORATUM OIL : It is traditionally used to treat minor inflammation of the skin, blunt injuries, wounds and burns.
CHAMOMILA RECUTITA EXTRACT : The anti -inflammatory effect of the chamomile essential applied topically improves skin regeneration. Chamomile flower extracts are helpful in managing eczema by increasing the numbers of the immune cells in the skin.
NIGELLA SATIVA OIL : Nigella sativa or black seed oil may be used to heal a lot of skin diseases such as, dry skin, psoriasis, eczema ,spots etc.
So that calendula officinalis extract and tea tree oil are the best combination for eczema.
Evening primrose ol and hypericum perforatum oil combination also helpful for skin diseases
In addition chamomila recutita extract and nigella sativa oil are the best source of eczema and other skin conditions.
Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. D.P.Bura's  Response
Hi,Thanks for your query, The first steps in treating dermatitis is to identify the type of dermatitis you have and eliminate the cause, if possible.

Mild skin inflammations usually respond to over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream. To reduce inflammation and heal the irritation of most types of dermatitis, a doctor usually recommends a prescription corticosteroid cream and might prescribe an oral antihistamine to relieve severe itching. You may need an antibiotic if a secondary infection develops. Severe dermatitis may call for corticosteroid pills or injections.
Regards, Dr.D.P.Bura
Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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