3 Products to Treat Eczema on the Scalp

3 Products to Treat Eczema on the Scalp

Triggers for eczema flare ups can be a number of factors and not limited to allergens, stress, climate, perfumes, cleaning products, the air (lol) and hormones.  We are mindful that our little girl is transitioning to a young lady and with that realization, hormones and attitude (UGH!!) comes with the irritation. <— see what I did there? lol

But what about her scalp though?

Dandruff is essentially scalp flaking caused by inflammation.  The dryness of her scalp is a connection to the eczema she has over her whole body.  Unlike her elbows and knees that can be covered, her scalp is exposed and can be embarrassing as she becomes older.

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Natural Hair Dictionary

Natural Hair Dictionary

Returning to natural hair can be stressful.  Add terms that you must learn and apply to your routine and the stress level goes up a notch.  There are so many natural hair terms and dictionaries out there on the web.  YouTube know it alls, create content online for new and existing naturals to create their own styles. However, when they use terms like BSL or EVO, what are they talking about?  A helpful guide to assist you with the natural hair language, is very important to growth and maintenance of healthy hair.

So here we go!  It’s a long list of different terms with a few pics thrown in there to help you new naturalistas.

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Moisturizing Shampoos for Natural Hair

Moisturizing Shampoos for Natural Hair

So in my time since returning natural, it’s been seven years in June, I’ve used different types of moisturizing shampoos for my natural hair. Most products I’ve either received in a monthly subscription box or in a swag bag from one of the many events I would attend in New York. For those of you not familiar with knowing which shampoo to purchase for your hair, you must first define what you want the shampoo to do.

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Nappily Ever After

Nappily Ever After

Nappily Ever After, is a familiar story of a “perfect” woman raised by a “perfect” image of parents in a predominately white environment.  She grows up with this mentality of having to be “perfect at everything in order to succeed.  Venus Johnston is an advertising executive, dating a doctor and has what is perceived to be a nervous breakdown when her expectations of a proposal is met with a puppy at her birthday dinner celebration. 

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Ecoco Cannabis Sativa Oil Product Review

Ecoco Cannabis Sativa Oil Product Review

Ecoco Cannabis Sativa Oil has a very distinct aroma.  After I shampoo, condition and moisturize the hair, I applied the oil directly on a clean scalp and remainder on the hair.  It’s not a thick oil by any means, a little does go a long way.  If you use this oil expecting a shine, don’t! This oil does not provide any shine, but clean and conditioned hair will feel good and look healthy and moisturized.

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