For those looking for a treatment for eczema or dermatitis, you probably know the symptoms of the skin disease very well – red from inflammation, your skin is dry with flaky patches. Therefore you’ll be relieved to find a wonderful treatment for eczema called colloidal silver.
The actual cause of eczema is not yet understood by doctors and scientists, though it is speculated to be the result of an over-active immune system which responds very aggressively to irritants.
These irritants could be anything from chemicals found in cleaning products or body products to food allergies or sudden changes in temperature.
Though a pharmaceutical treatment for eczema has not yet been discovered, there is a treatment which could be very beneficial to those who suffer from the symptoms of eczema.
Dermatitis is a general term for any type of inflammation of the skin. Many cases of dermatitis are simply the result of allergies. This type of condition is called allergic or contact dermatitis.
Sin inflammation may be linked to contact with perfumes, cosmetic, rubber, medicated creams and ointments, latex or plants. Whatever the irritant, if the skin remains in constant contact with it, the dermatitis is likely to spread and become more severe.
[Prescription for Nutritional Healing [fourth edition] Phyllis A. Balch, CNC Page357]
Colloidal silver has been used prior to the discovery of penicillin in treating skin infections because of its abilities to fight bacteria and yeasts.
Made up of microscopic particles of silver which are suspended in de-mineralized water, colloidal silver can be drunk or used in lotions and sprays.
Tissue inflammation, usually under the skin mainly due to a bacterial infection caused by a septic wound, a bite or the remains of a thorn.
Redness, swelling, pain, red stripe on a limb.
[Natural Health Tips 2012 Jan J. Lategan pg.15]
Often due to a lack of selenium, as well as stress, allergies, perfumes, heredity.
Vitamin A or lots of carrot, pineapple, celery, leafy vegetables, grapes, melon and papaya, cook with lots of onions and drink 2-3 glasses of apple juice.
[Natural Health Tips 2012 Jan J. Lategan pg.23]
A blotchy skin condition characterized by white patches due to loss of the natural pigment melanin. It’s an auto-immune disease which is hereditary.
The usual treatment for the white spots is to hide them with makeup or walnut juice.
[Natural Health Tips 2012 Jan J. Lategan pg.66]
Scaly, itchy, bleeding skin diseases.
It does not originate in the skin, but from the digestive tract. In natural medicine it is known as the leaky intestines (leaky gut syndrome). The intestines become thin and permeable; so that large amounts of toxic bacteria that are normally excreted through the digestive tract can thus enter the blood stream. The body then tries to dispose of them through the sweat glands in the skin. It is often hereditary.
[Natural Health Tips 2012 Jan J. Lategan pg.70]
Excerpts from Jan J. Lategan’s book, “Natural Health Tips”. Click here to find out where to order the book.
Silverlab colloidal silver is available throughout South Africa.