EOS News

Why you should use emollient every single day

By |2019-11-25T15:30:06+00:00November 25th, 2019|Eczema News, EOS News|

Eczema skin needs emollients every single day - without exception. It is vital to keep the skin moisturised and provide a barrier. Eczema skin has a shortage of fats and oils surrounding the skin cells, the cells shrink which forms cracks and allows moisture to escape and irritants to enter. The skin reacts, causing redness

EOS is bringing family events to London for the first time

By |2019-11-21T09:33:08+00:00November 15th, 2019|EOS News|

Eczema Outreach Support is coming to London on Saturday, November 23 with two events for children with eczema and their families. In the morning at Coram Fields (WC1) , there will be activities for kids aged 0-10 and talks from dermatology experts for the adults. In the afternoon is an event of young people aged

We are recruiting a National Outreach Co-ordinator!

By |2019-11-07T21:44:39+00:00November 7th, 2019|EOS News|

- National Outreach Co-ordinator wanted - If you would like to join our dynamic team, help us deliver an amazing UK-wide outreach service and put your stamp on this brand new role, apply now! Download our application pack for more information. Position National Outreach Co-ordinator Hours  21 hours a week Salary £25,000pa pro-rata Pension 4%

Send an EOS Xmas card and help raise vital funds

By |2019-11-06T10:58:03+00:00November 6th, 2019|EOS News|

Ho-ho-hope it's not too soon for the C word but EOS is now officially in the Xmas spirit. Who says the start of November is too soon for some vintage Mariah Carey? We were blown away with the number of fantastic entrants for the EOS Christmas e-card design competition and choosing winners in the two

Five things not to say to someone with eczema…

By |2019-10-30T10:47:11+00:00October 30th, 2019|EOS News|

Everyone seems to have an opinion on eczema - and can't wait to share it with you. While their heart is probably in the right place their comments can be frustrating at best and offensive at worst. Here are five things not to say to someone with eczema. ONE 'Have you tried Child's Farm/Tropic/a diet

Fundraising stars – Alfie and Kimberley

By |2019-10-22T09:46:42+00:00October 22nd, 2019|EOS News, Fundraising Stars|

Members Kimberley, son Alfie and friends completed a fancy dress walk to raise funds for EOS. Alfie (3) has eczema and the family wanted to give back to EOS for supporting them over the years. They organised a two mile walk around their home town of Montrose with Alfie's friends, ending up in a soft

Halloween doesn’t need to be more tricks than treats

By |2019-10-15T11:05:53+00:00October 15th, 2019|EOS News|

Boo! Halloween is just weeks away and now the shops are bursting with spooky costumes and enough sweets to make a dentist sob. Having a child with eczema means Halloween can be more tricks than treats but there are ways to help make sure your child can still enjoy the scariest time of the year.

Dundee Learn and Share event went with a bang!

By |2019-10-08T13:30:55+00:00October 8th, 2019|EOS News|

Dozens of members came along to Dundee Science Centre last weekend to take part in the EOS Learn and Share event. The kids enjoyed a science workshop all about the human body, while the adults heard from dermatologist Professor Sara Brown on the best practices for dealing with eczema. The events are a great way

Tips on dealing with eczema during changing seasons

By |2019-09-30T11:59:38+00:00September 30th, 2019|EOS News|

The weather has turned cooler - and this can play havoc with eczema prone skin. Many people notice a change in their skin condition when winter arrives, with flare ups common but there are some things you can do to try to prevent them. Moisturise Air tends to be drier in the winter, making dry

Buy an EOS badge and help us to support families in need

By |2019-09-18T13:13:43+00:00September 22nd, 2019|EOS News|

Does your blazer lapel look sparse? We have the thing for you! We now have Eczema Outreach Support enamel badges for sale. You can proudly show the world your love for EOS and the sales will allow us to continue to support over 1700 families affected by eczema. The badges cost £3, and are available

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