Every now and then I get the itchies, and my Eakin seal is not compromised either. I just got empty my bag and rinse it out - up around the stoma -- with cool water. Sometimes that helps right away, sometimes it takes a few minutes. Usually works for me.
I know the feeling.
Diagnosed with CD in 1979, many resections and meds
Perm Ileostomy July 1984 at Cleveland Clinic
Disease free since surgery