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The link between hard water and eczema from Skin Salve buyer trends

Following an analysis of 5 years of data derived from the buying patterns of UK Skin Salve customers we would like to share our findings. Eczema and the effects of hard water Hard water contains a considerable amount of dissolved minerals, such as magnesium and calcium. These minerals are leave the white deposits seen in kettles, hot water pipes and shower heads, and cause the residue seen around baths and shower panels. Unfortunately, those minerals and deposits are also left on the skin after washing, and can absorb the moisture and natural oils from your skin and aggravate sensitive skin...

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Skin Salve the manufacturer and distributor of the well known skin care products moves to Alnmouth

Skin Salve has recently located its administration centre to Alnmouth, Northumberland. The products are manufactured throughout the UK by leading specialist manufacturers but the customer service will be coordinated at the new Alnmouth office. Skin Salve formerly Skin Salveation was originally based in Durham managed and owned by Doctor Mark Randle and was acquired by JHA Associates Ltd in early 2000. The range of specialist skin care products has been developed to include natural body wash and shampoo specifically for difficult skin conditions  

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An article submitted to Skin Salve on the debate for using Spirulina for healthy skin

Super Spirulina For Startlingly Good Skin Whether you've heard about it before or not, spirulina is a genuine, bona fide superfood. But, despite it not being well-known, it's certainly not new. The BBC were reporting the benefits of this immune system boosting algae way back in the year 2000. But what you might not be aware of though, is that spirulina can be an excellent booster for your skin. The healthy effects of spirulina protein can be seen in the way it rebuilds skin cells. However, there’s a lot more to it than that, and we’ll delve into just a few of the headline...

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Great reviews of our amazing Skin salve laundry powder used to combat eczema.

Three great reviews of the eczema laundry product in three days! In cased you missed them these Mums reviews were all posted by new users who have just discovered our great natural laundry powder used to combat eczema.   Great product! Dolores on Oct 07, 2017 Just started using. Clothes are really soft and smell fresh, not an artificial scent like from other laundry products (never use softener due to son's skin condition). Another benefit will be coloured fabrics won't fade as quickly. Also bought the hand soap, amazing difference to how my skins feels after one day my kids...

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Skin Salve share study by National Institute for Health research on eczema and moisturisers

A first class article on research conducted by experts in there field which we felt should be shared with our followers. NIHR Signal Moisturisers improve eczema symptoms and lessen the need for corticosteroids Published on 27 June 2017 Moisturisers help reduce eczema symptoms compared to no treatment, but to a minor extent. They do lengthen the time between each flare, and reduce the number of flares. Importantly they reduce the amount of corticosteroid creams required. Moisturisers seem well tolerated, though there is little data on patient satisfaction. This Cochrane review of 77 trials does not provide information on which moisturiser...

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