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How to Hide Eczema Effected Skin With Makeup
Feb 21, 2017
How to Hide Eczema Effected Skin With Makeup

Hide Eczema Effected Skin With Makeup

Most of the women face this problem of Eczema and they tend to cover it up with makeup, but makeup is not the final solution (at least not in the way they put it).  Eczema, which is also called as atopic dermatitis which is a skin condition that people face a lot, literally brings us tough time to roam.There are many ways to get rid of Eczema from the face.

There are treatments available in medical and beauty field, but both the treatments will take their own time to entirely clear out the Eczema from the skin.  If you have an urgent party to attend and are feeling conscious of having Eczema on your face, just don’t worry!

Hide Eczema Affected Skin With Makeup

We have come up with superb fantastic makeup tricks that will help you cover up the Eczema affected area on the skin very effectively.

Even though few are born with good skin, due to the environmental conditions and living habits they lose their skin tone.

Eczema on the healthy skin can be handled very well with makeup, but it is a difficult nut to crack when the skin is sensitive. Sensitive, discolored, patchy skin makes the makeup tricks difficult to handle, but don’t you worry!  Here we are with fantastic makeup tips and tricks that will help you cover up your Eczema affected area to max extent.

Waterproof makeup

Waterproof makeup lasts long than normal makeups.If are trying to cover up the Eczema area, you have no reason to skip it after our revelation about this particular makeup trick.

Use waterproof cosmetics which are long lasting on the skin.Use mineral-based makeup instead of using other products.We have already written an article for our readers on mineral makeup.

Start your makeup routine with cleansing and moisturizing.You have to bear in mind that a moisturizer will help keep eczema under control.Use an anti-aging mattifying lotion to clear the pores and improve the look.

Go mineral!  If you want to look cute

Apply Colorescience PRO Mineral Foundation SPF 20 on your face and your eyelids.

- Lock the makeup by putting some powder on top of the makeup.

-  Use Lancôme Translucence Mattifying Silky Pressed Powder.This is an oil-free powder that will lock the makeup for 12 long hours without any issues.

-Some eye shadow on your eyelids and some blush to your cheeks.Put your favorite and matching lip color that is more likely a natural color.

How to get rid of Eczema?

Makeup is not a magic that will take away all the Eczema from the skin in no time.  It has its own limitations. So there is a need not to depend on it entirely and look ahead for permanent solutions. We do recommend makeup for sure, but not just make up for all your life.So we have found out few products that will help you get rid of Eczema permanently.

Why not give it a look?

Shea Butter, Glycerin, and Lanolin

This is a cream that is made of three ingredients namely shea butter, glycerin, and lanolin.The combination of these treats Eczema.These ingredients have moisturizing and nourishing features that will help improve skin from the core as well as repair the skin from depths.In today’s market, it is not that difficult to find the products and lotions that contain these three ingredients.So whenever you go for a shopping make sure to pick up lotions and moisturizers that contain shea butter, glycerin, and lanolin.

Hyaluronic Acid

In order to get rid of the flaky and dry skin, replace your makeup products with hyaluronic acid products.Hyaluronic acid has a great history in taking good care of the skin.It helps improve skin’s texture, brightness and also improve the moisture in the skin.


When it is Eczema, it is possible that you suffer from dry skin or red patches, which can be treated using niacinamide.This is a cell-communicating ingredient that can help you reduce the redness on the skin by strengthening the skin’s barrier.

Ingredients you should not use

Glycolic Acid, Salicylic Acid, and Retinol

One has to know the cause of eczema on their skin before opting for anything.It is mostly caused due to the weak skin barrier.So in order to avoid any sort of risks and irritations avoid using acids like glycolic, salicylic and retinol.These acids will dry the skin and squeezes out water from the skin more.


There are few preservatives like Methylisothiazolinone (MI) and Methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI), which are most commonly used in cosmetics and skin care products.Regular use of such preservatives will irritate the skin and will lead to inflammation.So make sure you avoid using such skin care products and cosmetics that contains these types of preservatives if your skin is a sensitive one.Replace those products with products that have natural preservatives like Rosamox, neem oil or grapefruit seed extract.


Most of the fragrances contain aroma or smell in it.As most of the fragrances contain chemicals in them, they cause allergic reactions and sometimes dermatitis.So replace them with products that use natural ingredients.

So you found out almost everything in this article, right? Makeup tricks, treatments, and of course what to use and what not to use!  So why late!  It’s your turn now.Get rid of eczema using our tips and look your best.  



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