A skin barrier that is depleted of ceramides, an important class of biomolecules, is a reported source of dry skin, itch an even eczema (more here). To relieve this, we found a published study showing two formulas work with a single application
Ceramide-containing lotion or cream containing 1% pramoxine provides both rapid and long-lasting relief of itching following a single application in atopic patients with or without active flare.
That is from research at the Ohio Contact Dermatitis Center, Columbus, OH
Here is the link to the Published Article Here
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