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The Eczema Podcast

Are you struggling with your eczema and ready to finally overcome it for good? Do you want to learn different healing strategies from the best experts who work with eczema? If you want a natural (and a long term solution) to heal, I'm here to bring you 4 years of expert interviews to help you! My name is Abby and I'm a Registered Holistic Nutritionist and founder of Conqueror Skincare. In this show, you'll learn from the best eczema experts on how to overcome atopic dermatitis, strategies to speed up healing, the best eczema products, and you'll also get encouragement and support. This show interviews experts including naturopaths, dermatologists, skin experts, and much more.
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Jan 30, 2022
Here's a personal update on how my 2nd pregnancy is going, what it was like catching covid during pregnancy, and how all of this has affected the eczema and my skin as well.

I hope this can help anyone out there who is experiencing the same thing. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.) Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Jan 23, 2022

In today's episode, Kelly Barta (past president of ITSAN), shares her story on how she overcame topical steroid withdrawal. 

She even shares her story of how she became hospitalized with eczema herpeticum during her journey, how she was bedridden, almost lost everything - and finally found her way to healing.

Her story is inspiring to listen to and I hope it helps you! :)


Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Jan 16, 2022

Learn how to overcome the feeling of guilt after you have an itch-fest.

If you're suffering from eczema or topical steroid withdrawal (TSW), my guest, Matt Traube, is a psychotherapist who shares helpful tips on how to overcome the guilt from itching. 

This is a short clip from S5E26 on tips to overcome the itch. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Jan 10, 2022

Discover the best ways to treat eczema herpeticum in this episode. 

You'll learn:

  • What is eczema herpeticum?
  • How to overcome it
  • Best conventional treatments for eczema herpeticum
  • Best holistic and alternative treatments for eczema herpeticum
  • Symptoms that you'll want to watch out for 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Jan 3, 2022

In today's episode, Kelly Barta (past president of ITSAN), shares what is being done to help anyone who is suffering from topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).

She also shares what is being done to help bring awareness about TSW to doctors and medical professionals around the world. 

 


Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Dec 12, 2021

In part 2 of this podcast, discover physical strategies to stop itching (many of which I have personally used) for eczema/dermatitis and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).

You'll also learn why we itch more at night and and why we scratch throughout the day. 

Stay tuned for part 2 with more tips with my guest, Jennifer Hall, who has overcome TSW and cancer. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Dec 5, 2021

Discover physical strategies to stop itching (many of which I have personally used) for eczema/dermatitis and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).

You'll also learn why we itch more at night and and why we scratch throughout the day. 

Stay tuned for part 2 with more tips with my guest, Jennifer Hall, who has overcome TSW and cancer. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Nov 28, 2021
Discover whether you have a nickel allergy affecting your eczema or topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).
 
Here is what you'll learn in today's podcast on how to overcome nickel allergy and treat it:
 
- What is nickel allergy?
- Is nickel allergy affecting your eczema or TSW?
- What are symptoms of nickel allergy?
- How do we test for nickel allergy?
- Link between nickel allergy & cobalt allergy (vitamin B12 supplements)
- What is a low nickel diet?
- What can decrease nickel absorption from your diet? 

My guest today is Jennifer Brand, MPH (Master's degree in public health), MS (Master's degree in nutrition), CNS (Certified Nutrition Specialist) is an integrative and clinical nutritionist and the CEO of Jennifer Caryn Brand Nutrition LLC. Jennifer helps children with dry, flaky, weepy, red, itchy, painful rashes navigate the journey to healthy skin and enjoy a childhood free from disruptive skin symptoms.

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

 

Nov 21, 2021

In Part 2 of this podcast, you'll learn the top strategies to reduce skin picking & itching (from a psychotherapist who specializes in skin conditions).

You'll get to learn:

  • Why eczema & TSW sufferers deal with skin picking and itching
  • Why does itching and skin picking feel so good?
  • How do we overcome the guilt of itching and skin picking?
  • How do we help eczema sufferers overcome their itch-scratch cycle?
  • Why do people feel so alone going through this?
  • How do you reverse the itch behavior when it becomes a soothing mechanism?
  • Are there patterns of where skin picking & itching come from?


Matthew Traube is an adult and child licensed therapist. A key focus of his practice is on the interrelationship between psychology and skin disorders – also known as psychodermatology.

Traube has been consulted as an expert by a number of major media outlets, such as The New York TimesNew York MagazineThe CutGlamourMarie Claire, and Cosmopolitan. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Nov 14, 2021

Discover some of the top strategies to reduce skin picking & itching (from a psychotherapist who specializes in skin conditions).

You'll get to learn:

  • Why eczema & TSW sufferers deal with skin picking and itching
  • Why does itching and skin picking feel so good?
  • How do we overcome the guilt of itching and skin picking?
  • How do we help eczema sufferers overcome their itch-scratch cycle?
  • Why do people feel so alone going through this?
  • How do you reverse the itch behavior when it becomes a soothing mechanism?
  • Are there patterns of where skin picking & itching come from?


Matthew Traube is an adult and child licensed therapist. A key focus of his practice is on the interrelationship between psychology and skin disorders – also known as psychodermatology.

Traube has been consulted as an expert by a number of major media outlets, such as The New York TimesNew York MagazineThe CutGlamourMarie Claire, and Cosmopolitan. 

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Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want helpful eczema products? 

  • Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here.
  • *Use the code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order here.

Oct 31, 2021

In this solo episode, I share some of the biggest lessons I've learned throughout the way to help you on your journey when it comes to healing, diet changes, and much more. 

I hope it can help encourage you! 

Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want more eczema resources? 

 

Oct 24, 2021

In part 2 of this episode, you will learn how to repair the gut lining and skin after antibiotics have been used to treat eczema and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).

Did you know it can take an average of 2-3 years to heal the gut after antibiotics have been used?

You will also learn what different colours of "oozing" on the skin mean.

Oct 17, 2021

In this episode, you will learn whether antibiotic use can really help eczema and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).

  • Does antibiotic use actually help eczema?
  • What are some natural antibiotic alternatives?
  • Should you take probiotics with antibiotics?
  • Can fermented foods replace probiotics to help your skin?

You'll also learn whether supplements like berberine, Garlic, oregano oil are helpful as natural antibiotic alternatives.

Book a free breakthrough call here (if you need more support and guidance.)

Watch my FREE Webinar here: on the top 3 biggest mistakes stopping your eczema from healing.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want more eczema resources? 

 

Sep 26, 2021
Have you ever dealt with histamine intolerance or have you had to try a low-histamine diet?
 
Everyone releases histamine, but when our body is not able to regulate it, then it becomes a problem when we release too much histamine. 

Sometimes, eczema symptoms may stick around, even after modifying to an anti-inflammatory diet. Unfortunately, healthy foods that are excellent for their anti-inflammatory properties, like fish, avocados, eggplant, spinach, tomatoes, bacon, or other dried and citrus fruits can be high in histamine. 

Just keep in mind that a “healthy diet” doesn’t always mean one that’s low in histamine. 

Learn more about histamines, histamine intolerance, and whether a low histamine diet can help your skin.

Book a free breakthrough call here if you need more support and guidance.

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Sep 19, 2021

Do you suffer from hyperpigmentation caused by eczema or topical steroid withdrawal (TSW)? And have you wondered how you can treat it naturally?

In this episode, you'll learn about hypopigmentation and treatments that can help hyperpigmentation (including lasers, topical remedies, and alternative remedies) to help discoloration of the skin from eczema and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW).
 
My guest today is Dr. DJ Sims, who is a naturopathic doctor. She specializes in skin diseases (such as acne, eczema and psoriasis), microneedling/ PRP Facials, and skin disorders in people of color.
 

Book a free breakthrough call here if you need more support and guidance.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

Want more eczema resources? 

 

Sep 12, 2021

In this episode, you'll discover:

  • How you can repair a barrier that's been damaged by eczema, TSW & steroids
  • How are staphylococcus aureus and skin pH levels related?
  • How your nose is tied to staphylococcus aureus
  • Why do we need to treat the nose & mouth when it comes to eczema & TSW? 
  • Why is staphylococcus aureus found in the gut too?
  • How can no moisture treatment (NMT) help eczema & topical steroid withdrawal (TSW)?

I hope this episode encourages you today!

Dr. Greenberg is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor (ND) who founded the Center for Integrative Dermatology. She is passionate about natural skin care and believes that many of today’s chronic skin diseases can be healed by using evidence-based alternative treatments.

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*Get my free eBook: "6 Ways to Naturally Clear Eczema" here.

* Use code Abby5 to get $5 off Skinesa probiotics here.

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Want more eczema resources? 

>> Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here. Use code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order.

Sep 5, 2021

Did you know it can take up to 6 hours for your skin pH levels to balance out after taking a shower? You'll learn all about why skin pH levels are important and how to balance them in today's episode with Dr. Julie Greenberg! You'll also discover:

  • How your skin pH influences your skin barrier
  • How skin pH affects eczema & topical steroid withdrawal (TSW)
  • Tips to balance out your skin pH
  • The best topical products for balancing your skin pH

...and much more! I hope this episode encourages you today.

Dr. Greenberg is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor (ND) who founded the Center for Integrative Dermatology. She is passionate about natural skin care and believes that many of today’s chronic skin diseases can be healed by using evidence-based alternative treatments.

*Get my free eBook: "6 Ways to Naturally Clear Eczema" here.

* Use code Abby5 to get $5 off Skinesa probiotics here.

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Want more eczema resources? 

>> Shop my Conqueror line of products to help your skin find relief here. Use code PODCAST10 for 10% off your order.

Aug 15, 2021
>>Come join The Eczema, Psoriasis & Skin Disease Masterclass from August 23-29, 2021 here. It’s free and online! 
 
Tune into Ryan Sternagel's story to learn how he helped both of his children conquer severe eczema and cancer.
 
He tried a mix of conventional and alternative approaches to help his skin get better - which you get to hear in great detail in this podcast. 
 
It was not easy - but he never gave up - and we hope this story can inspire you as well :)

Book a free breakthrough call here if you need more support and guidance.

For more eczema tips, follow Abby on:

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Aug 8, 2021

Should you use dupixent if you're going through eczema or topical steroid withdrawal (TSW) flares?

Dupixent is a biologic medication - and my guest, Dr. Ana-Maria Temple - shares her thoughts about using dupixent for eczema and TSW flares.

Dr. Ana-Maria Temple is an integrative pediatrician, award-winning speaker at Harvard Club of Boston, and a frequent guest on TV news and talk shows. 

Book a free breakthrough call here.

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Aug 1, 2021

We all know that humans can get eczema - but what about pets? Can dogs get eczema? And are they vulnerable to conditions like atopic dermatitis and topical steroid withdrawal (TSW) as well? 

Find out more in this podcast, as Dr. Ana-Maria Temple shares her own personal story with her pet's eczema. 

 

Book a free breakthrough call here.

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Jul 25, 2021

This episode featured a deep discussion from a virtual eczema meet up, where eczema sufferers shared about the impact of eczema and dermatitis on their relationships and their caregivers. They also discussed why doctors aren't acknowledging or doing very much to help with topical steroid withdrawal. It was a great and emotional discussion that I hope you will enjoy! 

This discussion was shared with permission from the facilitators, Linette Roungchun (@linettero) and Sean Dillnutt (@tsw_seandillnutt) 

 

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Jul 18, 2021

What is live blood cell analysis? Can it really help eczema or topical steroid withdrawal (TSW)?

You'll learn all about it in this episode.

My guest, Jennifer, shares how live blood cell analysis has been able to help her clients. Jennifer also shares how important it is to find a proper practitioner who knows how to give a protocol after you get live blood cell analysis done. This modality can be used for both kids and adults (I have personally had it done for myself and my son, ever since he was young). 

 
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Jul 11, 2021

Have you (or anyone you know) ever experienced zingers? Zingers are common when it comes to topical steroid withdrawal (TSW), but it can also be experienced when some people have eczema and atopic dermatitis as well.

Zingers are a type of nerve pain, that can feel like you're being shocked, zapped, and they're also called "sparklers."

In this episode, I share my personal experience with zingers. 

Please note that this is my personal experience only, and it is not meant to be substituted as medical advice. :) 

 

 
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Jul 4, 2021

In this episode, my guest Eve Laird, shares how suffering from eczema inspired her to start her cracker line - which is now available in 600 stores, including Whole Foods and many other health food stores.

I hope this inspires you that you can turn a difficult journey of suffering from eczema into something that helps others :) 

You can also use the code Abby15 on her website for 15% off.

 

 
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Jun 27, 2021

Is it a good idea to quit steroids cold turkey, or should you stop steroids gradually if you have eczema? Can stopping steroids cold turkey cause topical steroid withdrawal (TSW)?

My guest, Jennifer, shares more about how you should properly stop steroid use. 

To get guidance and support from both of us on your healing journey, you can learn more about our coaching program here.

 
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