27 Feb '14, 12am

A bit personal post about #allergies #allergy #drorganic #simpleskin

A bit personal post about #allergies #allergy #drorganic #simpleskin

My itchy, watery eyes and eczema round them has started when I came to UK, in Autumn / Winter months only. My guess is that the mould or the dust mites are the cause. We have changed flats recently (from London to Brighton) but it did not help, all of the symptoms persisted or even got worse. I went to the doctor again and as usual (over the last few years) I was prescribed another steroid cream which only helped when applied and then make things even worse leaving skin dry and transparent like tissue paper. My face, especially the eye area, was horribly cracked and sore, I stopped using make up except for the days I had to go out. I could not use even creams made for babies or dedicated to allergy prone skin – it was too painful. I lost hope it will ever get better. I did not feel comfortable getting my daughter from school with my ” lizard eyes” not even talking about me...

Full article: http://www.coffeeandvanilla.com/autumn-allergy/

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