Choose from the following CLn® cleansers for Ichthyosis

For those affected by ichthyosis, frequent bathing is very important, as it is not only the best way, but the most natural way, to remove dry scales and skin. In addition, more frequent bathing can ease the itch and tightness of the skin, making day-to-day life much more comfortable. For years, many physicians have recommended bleach baths to their patients with ichthyosis to cleanse their dry, scaly skin, decrease the risk of infection, and remove the unpleasant odor that can arise from the overgrowth of microbes. CLn® BodyWash takes the most important ingredient of the bleach bath and provides a clinically proven daily cleanser. Now you can cleanse the skin of ichthyosis in a gentle, safe, and easy way.

Choose from the following CLn® cleansers for Ichthyosis:

  1. CLn BodyWash for Skin Prone to Eczema Thumb
    for compromised skin prone to eczema, rash, folliculitis and infection
    2.5 fl. oz. / 8 fl. oz.
    $28.00
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    CLn® BodyWash

    Safe for ages 6 months to age 106
    • Use on compromised skin prone to eczema, rash, redness, irritation, folliculitis & infection.
    • Results in as few as 3 days: CLn BodyWash is proven to reduce the appearance of skin redness, dryness and flakiness seen with eczema when used for 2 minutes a day in the shower or bath.
    • Gentle, non-drying formula: With continued use, CLn leaves skin looking smooth, clear and healthy.

    *Click here to review a published study on the use of CLn® in atopic dermatitis in the Journal of Pediatric Dermatology.

    CLn BodyWash If you are new to the CLn® Skin Care experience, start here with the CLn® BodyWash. It can be used daily from head to toe and the smaller size (2.5 fl oz) is useful when traveling or for spot cleansing. 

  2. CLn Healthy Scalp Shampoo for Skin Prone to Eczema and Folliculitis Bottle
    for normal to oily scalp prone to itching, folliculitis and dandruff
    8 fl. oz.

    Special Price $33.00

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    List Price: $36.00 You save: $3.00 (8%)

    CLn® Shampoo

    Therapeutic cleansing for normal-oily scalps and hair
    • Use on scalps and beards prone to itching, folliculitis and dandruff.
    • Eliminates flakes and unclogs pores: CLn Shampoo lathers away excess oil and dead skin cells, revealing a healthy, flake-free scalp or beard. It is suitable for all hair types, including close-shaved heads and chemically relaxed hair.
    • Leaves hair and scalps refreshed: Clean-rinsing formula effectively cleanses pores and hair, promoting a healthy appearance.

    CLn® Shampoo Formulated with salicylic acid, CLn Shampoo removes unwanted oils, dead skin cells, dull residue and debris from pores- leaving the hair looking flake free and the scalp healthy.

  3. CLn Gentle Shampoo for Dry Scalp Prone to Eczema and Itching Bottle
    for normal to dry scalp prone to itching and dryness
    8 fl. oz.

    Special Price $33.00

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    CLn® Gentle Shampoo

    Therapeutic cleansing for normal-dry scalps and hair
    • Use on scalps prone to itching and flaking caused by dryness, dermatitis, psoriasis and eczema. 
    • Gently cleanses, hydrates and soothes sensitive scalps: CLn Gentle Shampoo’s moisture-rich formula effectively cleanses scalps and hair. Special conditioners make it suitable for all hair types, including fine or fragile hair.
    • Lightweight, mild formula: Can be used every day, and leaves hair smelling fresh and clean.

    CLn® Gentle Shampoo This hydrating wash repairs dry and irritated skin and hair to create a radiant appearance.

FAQ

1.) What is Ichthyosis?

Ichthyosis (ick-thee-OH-sis) is a term used to refer to a group of skin disorders. Ichthyosis is caused by an abnormality in either the growth or shedding of skin cells that results in dry, thickened, or scaly skin. The word “ichthyosis” comes from the Greek word for “fish,” as the skin of some people with ichthyosis looks like fish scales. There are more than 20 different types of ichthyosis, and some of them are inherited. The most common type, accounting for 95% of all cases of ichthyosis, is called ichthyosis vulgaris (“vulgaris” is the Latin word for "common"). Ichthyosis vulgaris occurs in approximately one in every 250 people. Each year, in the United States alone, 5 to 10 of every 100,000 babies are born with a moderate to severe form of ichthyosis. Inherited forms of ichthyosis, such as ichthyosis vulgaris, are usually apparent during the first year of life, often at birth, and continue to affect a person throughout life.

2.) What are the symptoms of Ichthyosis?

Symptoms can vary significantly from person to person. Some people are affected only on one part of their body (for example, only on the hands and feet), while others have the condition nearly all over their body. The skin may be reddish, extremely flaky, or the body may be covered with thicker, plate-like scales. The tightness of the skin may make it painful to move some parts of the body. For some people, ichthyosis causes moderate to severe itching. Splitting and cracking of the skin can lead to infections. Because of the buildup of bacteria beneath and between the scales, some people with the condition have moderate to severe body odor. Many people have the condition on their scalp, which interferes with hair growth. Many people with ichthyosis do not sweat normally. The thickness of their skin and the scales do not allow their sweat to reach the surface of their skin and cool them effectively. Some people may have hearing problems caused by shedded skin mixing with ear wax and blocking the ear canal. In addition, tightening of the skin around the eyes may block some people’s ability to close their eyelids, which can cause drying of the eyes and risk damage to the cornea.