The Calm After a Flare I was shocked that last flare was shorter than previous ones. It was still VERY intense though, especially the nerve pain with the burning. If you are going through Topical Steroid Withdrawal make sure you get out of the house as much as you can during the calm periods. I… Continue reading The Calm After a Flare
Had to Leave Work Early Today Due to Intense Month 9 Flare Yes, another day of flaring during my 9th Month. It lasted only a little over a week actually. I had read about this dreaded 9th month flare on the ITSAN.org website forum by a few people. I was hoping it would bypass me,… Continue reading Had to Leave Work Early Today Due to Intense Month 9 Flare
Nerve Pain, Chills And Oozing From Topical Steroid Withdrawal All flared up again! Here just watch the Video….
Yes ladies and gentlemen just when I thought the worse was over I entered into my 9 month of Topical Steroid Withdrawal with another big flare. My face is all a mess, eyes kinda swollen, skin tingling too, getting a warm flushed “skin raising” feeling before the facial snowfall occurs…all I can do is shake… Continue reading Month 9: Another Big Flare and My First Youtube Video
Well….as of the 15th of this month I am officially in my 8th month of Topical Steroid Withdrawal. Yay me! I cannot believe I actually made it this far without losing my mind! I physically feel okay right now, as of this writing but that changes from day to day. I am getting real tired… Continue reading 8th Month Update
Minimizing My Topical Steroid Withdrawal Symptoms Since July of 2013 I have bee suffering from a plethora of symptoms stemming from stopping (cold turkey) the use of topical steroid creams and ointments prescribed by Dermatologist after Dermatologist throughout the years. Now realizing that my true eczema most likely burnt out during my teenage years (ie,… Continue reading Minimizing My Topical Steroid Withdrawal Symptoms
My Neck Has Treads Yes Ladies and Gentlemen….my neck has officially landed into tire-looking status. I swear, if my car got a flat tire I could use it as a spare. Now that that joke is over let me tell you what’s going on: 1. My neck is ugly, swollen, discolored, dry, itchy, flaky and… Continue reading My Neck Has Treads