rich emollient used in the management of eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions.


Well wouldn’t you know it, despite having a major blog blip and neglecting my blog for over two months my little baby has managed to make it to the finalists of the Allergy Blog Awards 2017.

I’m so proud 🙂
What Allergy has made it to the final stage of not just one category, but two!

  • Most Innovative AND
  • Environmental blog

So here they are, in alphabetical order, my competition in the Most Innovative Blog category:

  1. Gluten Free Alchemist
  2. Allergy Lifestyle
  3. Allergy Medical UK
  4. The Gluten Free Centre
  5. What Allergy?

AND the Most Environmental Blog category:

  1. Allergy UK
  2. Le Coin De Mel
  3. What Allergy
  4. Mummy Memories
  5. My Eczema Tales

I know some of these guys, they’re all amazing bloggers so now I’m off detective stylee to check out what my competition have been up to while I’ve been doing other things, like scratching…

To find out more about the awards you can visit their website: The Allergy Blog Awards 2017

So I get a free ticket to the awards ceremony next year… I am so excited I can’t wait!

Cross your fingers. This is now in the hands of the amazing judges… who will win? Tough competition so it’s hard to call but I’m just so thrilled to get through to the finals.



An allergy and health writer and freelance copywriter, Ruth is passionate about helping those with allergies and food intolerances take control, embrace their condition, and learn to live with and love who they are. It can be very lonely finding you have allergies and discovering what helps you can be a life long journey. What works for one person won't work for another, so after trying nearly every allergy treatment under the sun and finding hours of research necessary to keep abreast of what's going on, Ruth started writing her blog, What Allergy? in April 2009. Ruth has life threatening allergies herself to all nuts, all diary, tomatoes and celery and knows first-hand what it's like to have an anaphylactic attack. Voted in the Top 5 UK allergy blogs by Cision UK in 2011, What Allergy is packed full of interesting articles, hints and tips and product reviews which are a must read for anyone with allergies, food intolerances or sensitivities, asthma and eczema. From subjects such as "What is celery allergy?" to "Surviving a holiday abroad with allergies", it's packed with useful and interesting information. You can register free for a weekly newsletter by visiting her website and also keep in touch by following her on Facebook and Twitter.

Add a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *