Eczema, a word literally meaning “irritated skin,” is a chronic medical condition that may require medical management from a dermatologist. Our board certified dermatologists are here to help you manage and minimize the itchy and painful effects of eczema. In addition to our specialized treatments, here are some things you can do to minimize breakouts and discomfort caused by eczema:
- Moisturize every day
- Wear cotton or soft fabrics
- Avoid excessively hot baths or showers
- Avoid rapid changes in temperature
- Use a humidifier
- Keep fingernails short to help keep itchy skin intact
For more information or to get a personalized care routine for your eczema, call us today for an appointment.