Why Do People with Fibromyalgia Get Itchy Skin?

Why Do People with Fibromyalgia Get Itchy Skin?

My skin itches something fierce. Even wakes me up at night and takes awhile to resettle myself and go back to sleep.

Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh

-Advocate for Mental and Invisible Illnesses

-Author of Articles, Stories and Poems



10 thoughts on “Why Do People with Fibromyalgia Get Itchy Skin?

  1. suesuzzz

    Oh how I can relate to this …oh the itching and the dry,dry skin… no matter what I do like colder showers seems not to make a difference… my dermatologist told me a few years back to use CerVe moisturizing cream …while you are still wet from the shower slather it on your whole body… so far its the best that I found and it does help just a lil pricey lol… if you follow them on Facebook sometimes they will give you a link for a coupon … I hope you try this it does help…

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      1. suesuzzz

        You are most welcome … : )
        Oh dang than I understand your frustration even more… I am really picky about lotions the scents and if they are greasy things like that …lol… I don’t like to feel oiled up and yucky lol…


  2. FearlesslyMakingSunshine

    Me tooooooo. I also have Sjögren’s syndrome, which means that I have severe dryness. I have figured out, at least what works for me, is using lotion. I’ve actually gotten to the point where I’m mixing lubriderm and aveeno face moisturizer. Crazy but it’s helped me so far. Also, when I get so itchy and it just won’t stop, sometimes it helps to take some tyelenol or that medicine that they give you for pain. Sometimes I feel like my brain feels pain that I just

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