Ashley Wall

Patient Expert

Ashley Wall is a freelance writer who started her blog Itchin' Since ’87 as a creative outlet. As a longtime eczema sufferer, she considers herself the ‘eczema aficionado’. She’s a huge advocate for maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle. Her life’s mission is to help find a cure for eczema. With her experience, she also hopes to give insightful advice on living with eczema through her writing and work. Aside from her website, Ashley is available to connect on Twitter, Instagram, and  Pinterest.

Conditions Covered:Eczema, Skin Health

Latest by Ashley Wall

5 Ways to Deal With the Embarrassment of Eczema

Embarrassed by your inflamed eczema? Patient expert Ashley Wall offers five practical strategies to feel more comfortable in your own skin.

Breaking Down Topical Steroid Withdrawal

Find out why so many people resorted to topical and oral steroids in the past for treatment of eczema and get resources for topical steroid withdrawal.

9 Ways to Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin With Eczema

Become comfortable in your own skin with eczema with these nine practical tips, including self-care strategies, diet recommendations, and ways to prepare for flare-ups.

How to Manage Eczema Flare-Ups

Dead Sea salt baths, ice packs, and moisturizer withdrawal are among Ashley Wall's practical tips to manage an eczema flare-up. Learn more.

7 Ways to Enjoy Summer – Even With Eczema

Do you hibernate in the summer because of your eczema? Time to come out and enjoy the season. These tips will help make summer fun, indoors or outdoors.

7 Accomplished People With Eczema

If you think your eczema diagnosis means living a less productive life, think again! Here are seven luminaries that didn’t let their skin condition get in the way of success.

Eczema: Understand Your Disability Rights

Eczema can be a disabling condition, affecting your work. Know that you have disability rights under the Americans With Disabilities Act.

How Many of These Eczema Myths Have You Believed?

Have you ever told a friend with eczema that changing their diet, showering less often, or using a steroid cream would cure their condition? Find out if you right.

The Best Apps For Tracking Your Eczema Flare-Ups

If you’re not using a mobile app to track your eczema flare-ups, it’s time to give it a whirl.

Skin Conditions Morphed Into Body Art

In the past, any skin that was less-than-perfect was considered a diamond in the rough. However, skin conditions are now being embraced and displayed in many artforms, edifying people around the world.