Recent studies suggest two new eczema treatment, a condition of itchy, red, dry and cracked skin that appears as a rash. While drinking green tea has long been thought of as a remedy, the Korean Journal of Dermatology found that oolong tea was effective as well. The study revealed benefits in as little as one month. Another study published in 2003 found that honey, beeswax, and olive oil ointment help cases of eczema. It claimed that the naturally strong antimicrobial elements of honey help reduce itching and infection.
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- Several studies from university researchers confirm the benefits of green tea when concerning eczema.
- Honey also helps with relieving itching symptoms and sterilizing skin in eczema patients.
- A mix of honey, olive oil, and beeswax is recommended by doctors for eczema treatment.
“Drinking green tea daily has been associated with a host of health benefits – one of its main attributes being anti-inflammatory and able to fight the case of eczema.”