You may remember having to take an oatmeal bath when you were younger if you came in contact with poison ivy or had the chickenpox to help relieve and soothe itchy dry skin. Now, it is common to use products with oatmeal on a daily basis, especially, for those who suffer from eczema and psoriasis. Here are 5 reason why oatmeal is good for the skin and why it is a key ingredient from some of our products.
Relieves Dry, Itchy Skin - Oatmeal contains phenols, a type of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that soothe dry, irritated skin. Antioxidants found in oatmeal helps prevent and repair damage to skin cells cause by free radicals. By oatmeal being a superfood, it can aid to inflammation of the skin.