FAQs on Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis):

What is Eczema?

Eczema is a long-term chronic skin condition that is usually caused by allergies and consist of scaly or itchy rashes on the skin.

Symptoms of Eczema:

  • Dry skin
  • Intense itching
  • Redness and rashes
  • Blisters, oozing or crusting
  • Bumpy skin patches
  • Inflammed or irritated skin
  • Diagnosis

Eczema can be diagnosed by an allergist, dermatologist or medical professional. Allergy testing can determine allergy triggers.

Treatment for Eczema

Corticosteroid creams and lotions can help relieve the dry and itchy skin and prevent infection.