What’s it REALLY like to have Eczema?

By Suhein Beck

Author: Suhein Beck Jan 27, 2016 What’s It Really Like To Have Eczema? This is a letter I received from a husband of someone with Eczema and they are struggling with understanding Eczema and their relationship as a result of it. ( I edited out personal info except for the Doberman’s I.D. because I LOVE…

Higher Incidence of Eczema Among Nurses

By Suhein Beck

Courtesy of www.skinconfessions.com Author: Suhein Beck Jan 26, 2016 According to PubMed.gov Nurses have been identified as high as : 70% suffering from eczema-type symptoms specifically hand dermatitis 46% had open-sores with skin lesions 1 in 4 Medical Practitioners were allergic to latex gloves With the continued increase usage of Anti-Bacterial Soaps, there’s a price…

Diagnosed with Eczema! Now what?

By Suhein Beck

by Suhein Beck ​Jan 25, 2016 Simplified Plan Of Action on dealing with Eczema. From today on its a journey and a process. Welcome to the world of No Rhyme or Reason! What works for one person can definitely trigger flareups for another. So take it slow, steady and methodical. Keep a journal and document…

HairStylists are at High Risk of Getting Eczema

By Suhein Beck

​72% of Hairdressers test positive for Work-Related Allergy / Contact dermatitis.   One of the highest percentages of work related jobs that end up with Eczema-Type Symptoms are our beloved hairdressers. Go figure! How many chemicals are they exposed to every hour, every shift, every day? When Mama (and Hairdressers) Ain’t Happy, Ain’t Nobody Happy!…

Confessions of a SUGAR Addict

By Suhein Beck

by Suhein Beck ​Jan 25, 2016 “…you do NOT want to know what I did for a Klondike Bar!” Quitting SUGAR without a Criminal Record.  Can it be done? “…but Your Honor, my client committed these crimes under the influence of a most powerful drug that she did not know was making her do these…

Common Psychological Nervous Tics of Eczema

By Suhein Beck

Can you be addicted to scratching, picking and re-scabbing wounds? Author: Suhein Beck Jan 25, 2016 Spinner Rings are thought to be part of Tibetan meditational tradition to reduce anxiety. A woman came into my ELAJ Booth with her mother.  The mother was the one asking if ELAJ would help her daughter’s extremely dry, eczema…

Where Skin Confessions started?

By Suhein Beck

by Suhein Beck ​Jan 25, 2016 Suhein Beck with Customers at COD Street Fair over 6 years! To be exact, Skin Confessions began the winter of 2009 in a classy little street fair in the Palm Springs Desert area of California.  Every weekend from Oct-May brought in a flood of outdoor shoppers from Canada and…

SKIN by Rae Morris

By Suhein Beck

by Suhein Beck ​Jan  This is my song dedication to all you Warriors out there dealing with Eczema, Psoriasis, Keratosis or TSW (Topical Steroid Withdrawal) or RSS (Red Skin Syndrome) or Rosacea and/or Steroid Induced Rosacea.  This young, but wise far beyond her years artist, Rae Morris has unknowingly created an anthem to this lonely…

FDA Does Not Regulate Cosmetics!   Really?

By Suhein Beck

Author: Suhein Beck ​Jan 22, 2016 The Day The Music Died… You know that moment when the bubble bursts? When your romantic ideals melt into a muddy puddle and you have no choice but to step over it? For me that day was when I discovered the cosmetic industry is unregulated for the most part…

No Hope for Eczema and Psoriasis ?

By Suhein Beck

by Suhein Beck ​Jan 22, 2016 The Game-Changer Skin Confession Out of all the confessions, there is one that stands out and will never be forgotten. This one set the standard for all confessions to fall under. It was the ultimate game-changer for me. Sunday afternoon at the Palm Desert Streetfair and a man walks…