Dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin. The disease most often occurs from contact with aggressive environments: for example, hot water, animal blood, flammable liquids.
Sometimes dermatitis is associated with a lack of vitamin B3 in the body. Diseases of the dermatitis group include urticaria, eczema, allergic skin reactions, and some other similar symptoms of the disease. Any of these diseases has 3 main stages:
- Acute-consists of skin irritation in contact with an aggressive environment; the irritation passes after the contact is stopped.
- Subacute-is the coarsening of the skin, which takes time; often the skin darkens, flakes, sometimes becomes like scales.
- Chronic-occurs with constant long-term contact with an irritant, often as an occupational disease.
Dermatitis is an unpleasant disease, including from an aesthetic point of view. The skin affected by dermatitis becomes red, swollen, covered with small bubbles or blisters, which then burst, and in their place there are plaques or scales. The place affected by dermatitis burns, itches and swells.
You can be treated for dermatitis by a doctor and use folk methods to combat this unpleasant disease. The first thing you can do to alleviate the disease is to avoid contact with the irritant. To help you: gloves, bandages, protective clothing, and if dermatitis is provoked by a lack of vitamins and trace elements-view the diet.
- First, we will discuss dermatitis, which appeared due to a lack of vitamin B3. This vitamin, like other B vitamins, is found in large quantities in cereals. If you are sure that dermatitis is caused by this reason, add to your daily diet whole grain cereals, coffee (only without sugar and natural), nuts, mushrooms, cereals, poultry meat, fish, liver.
- Excellent tool – birch tar. Dilute it, for example, in carrot juice (3-5 drops on the juice of one medium carrot), soak this mixture in cotton wool or cheesecloth, folded in several layers and attach to the sore spot. Change the bandage twice a day.
- You can lubricate places affected by dermatitis, tincture of birch buds.
- An excellent remedy is fresh liquid honey. Apply it to the affected area and apply a bandage. Change 1-2 times a day.
- If your hands are affected by dermatitis, you can make hand baths from a decoction of melon. Brew the herb as a tea, and make a bath for 20 minutes. You can then wash your hands with water, or you can not wash them, but put on cotton gloves over them and leave them overnight.
- Boil the cabbage leaf in the milk, mix the resulting milk with bran until the consistency of a liquid mush. Apply this gruel to the affected areas with dermatitis, fixing the bandage.
- Potato juice is a good remedy for allergic dermatitis. They wash the affected areas of the skin, make lotions with it.
- Raw beetroot, grated on a small grater, helps with dermatitis. Apply beet pulp to the affected areas, apply a bandage.
- Infusion and decoction of mother-and-stepmother leaves can be used as a lotion or wash them affected by dermatitis skin areas.
- If you have too large areas of damage, you can take baths with herbs. Very effective bath with oak bark. For a bath, you need to take 1 kg of bark, which is previously infused in 3 liters of water for several hours. You can use other herbs of the same mother-and-stepmother, sweet clover, or birch leaves.