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Eczema 101

Angelica Chongco Eczema Sensitive Skin

Eczema 101

Dermatitis refers to a group of itchy inflammatory conditions characterised by epidermal changes.  About one out of every five people get affected with eczema at some time in their lives.It can be acute, chronic, or both. Acute Eczema is a rapidly evolving red rash, which may be blistered or swollen. Chronic Eczema is a longstanding irritable area, often darker than the surrounding skin and thickened. Psychological stresses can aggravate dermatitis through the suppression of normal immune mechanisms. DIFFERENT TYPES OF ECZEMA: 1. Atopic Dermatitis This is the most common inflammatory skin disease worldwide, presenting itself as generalized skin dryness, itchiness,...

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