Treating Seborrheic Dermatitis on the Body

Seborrheic dermatitis is most often found on the scalp and face. But it can happen on just about any spot on the body with oil glands. Many people deal with seborrheic dermatitis on their backs, chest, genitals, armpits, neck, arms, legs and other parts of the body. Personally, I do not have an issue with seborrheic dermatitis on other parts my body besides my face … Continue reading Treating Seborrheic Dermatitis on the Body

Diet and Seborrheic Dermatitis

While discussing seborrheic dermatitis with a friend, she asked if I had looked at my diet as source for a cure. This is a common response these days . . . but I’ll admit I’m a skeptic that food can cure seborrheic dermatitis. I try to consume lots of veggies, fatty fish, yogurt/kefir (yay probiotics!) and good ol’ H2O.  I think (hope?) these simple steps give … Continue reading Diet and Seborrheic Dermatitis

5 Things NOT TO DO When Fighting Seborrheic Dermatitis

1. Treat it like dry skin Your skin is reddish and flaky . . . so it’s dry, right? Not necesarily! If it is seborrheic dermatitis, then your epidermis has been catfishing you! Surprise! The source of your problem is more like a rash caused by oil/yeast. So fight the urge to just slather it with moisturizers, oils, creams, etc. Certain oils, such as coconut … Continue reading 5 Things NOT TO DO When Fighting Seborrheic Dermatitis