Eli was always a great sleeper. We knew that once we stopped the topical steroids that this might change, but we had no idea just how drastic it would be. Soon after we stopped the steroids, we noticed that Eli would fidget, squirm and wake up crying almost every night. We would have to go in and settle him down, which could take anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours. He was sluggish during the day and didn't have much energy. His poor little body was covered in eczema. We on
My son Eli has an infectious smile. He is always in a good mood and loves interacting with people. Shortly after he was born, we were told that he had eczema. Eczema is a condition that causes the skin to become inflamed and irritated. We quickly learned that there were many outside factors contributing to the severity. Fleece was a huge culprit, along with fragrances and certain foods. We had to get rid of all lotions, baby wash, fleece pajamas and have allergy testing done.