DermaSilk therapeutic clothing has been specially designed for eczema and other skin conditions, such as contact dermatitis. The knitted antimicrobial medical-grade silk offers optimum protection with less irritation than standard fabrics (even cotton).
DermaSilk helps to reduce the chance of infection and halts the itch/scratch cycle. The therapeutic effects of these eczema garments are clinically proven, with 83% of the children in one trial showing an improvement in their atopic dermatitis from wearing DermaSilk, compared to none of the children wearing cotton.
Choose from a wide range of undergarments, socks, gloves and nightwear. Learn more about DermaSilk eczema clothing here.
Normal fabrics can often make eczema and other itchy skin conditions even worse. The fibres in most standard fabrics can cause friction against already sensitive, broken skin, causing further irritation. Even cotton, which is widely regarded as being a gentle clothing material for eczema, does not compare to DermaSilk in terms of its therapeutic properties.
Unlike standard fabrics DermaSilk has been created specifically for itchy and irritating skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. Here’s what’s unique about DermaSilk:
DermaSilk clothing can help you to manage a variety of conditions, including
DermaSilk garments require gentle care, so don’t use fabric softeners, fabric conditioners or bleaches. Hand wash with a mild non-bio detergent, rinse well and lay flat to dry on a towel. Alternatively, put your garment in a protective net bag and machine wash at 30. Creases can be removed with a cool steam iron.
These protective items of clothing are designed to protect sensitive skin from external irritants. They are not an 'eczema treatment' on their own. If you're worried about your eczema, please speak to your doctor.