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Eczema and Children

Kids often get little rashes and itches, but how can you tell if it's eczema? And what should you do if it is? Our dermatological nurse Susan gives you the lowdown on eczema in children.

Expert Eczema Advice: Protecting The Skin Barrier

While there is no known cure for eczema, when the skin is well hydrated it is far less itchy and uncomfortable, therefore you are far less likely to scratch.

Expert Eczema Advice: Controlling The Itch

When the skin is ITCHY, we desperately want to SCRATCH. Scratching damages the skin even more and makes it itchier. This is the vicious cycle of eczema.