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Eczema:Common Causes And When To See A Doctor

Find answers to commonly asked questions about eczema.

What is Eczema?

Eczema is a skin condition. Patches of skin become inflamed, itchy, red, cracked and rough. Sometimes blisters occur.

Eczema Facts – 

The precise cause of eczema is not known. It is linked to the body’s immune system overacting to an irritant. It is this response that causes eczema – which is the symptom. Eczema is often found in families with a history of allergies of asthma. Treatments will heal the damaged skin and alleviate the symptoms, eczema cannot be cured. Eczema is not contagious and it can be managed. 

 

Doctor Matters recommends SKINCEPTION for Eczema:

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Frequently asked questions

What foods to avoid if you have eczema?


These foods can trigger eczema:Citrus fruits Dairy EggsGluten or wheat SoySpices like - vanilla, cloves and cinnamonTomatoesSome nuts go to app settings and press "Manage Questions" button.




Does eczema clear up?


Eczema is a complaint among people irrespective of their age.

There can be various reasons for the development of Eczema and determining the exact cause is essential to obtain proper treatment.