Learn and get information on various types of eczema

Eczema, or Atopic Dermatitis, is a skin condition that affects approximately 30 million Americans and all others around the world. The disease is usually characterized by itchy, flaky, red skin developing patches on the entire body or the various body parts. Eczema is mostly found on the flexor part of the joint. Various types of eczema include varicose, atopic, discord, contact dermatitis. We provide information and discuss different types of eczema that affects population all around the world.

Symptoms of Eczema: Itchy Skin, Dry Skin Patches & More

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Eczema is a very common skin condition. An estimated 30 million Americans are reported to be affected by some form of eczema. The cause behind the occurrence of eczema is not known but is often linked with genetical influences and environmental factors. The skin condition can be easily aggravated as a result of common triggers. […]

Can Smoking make My Eczema Worse?

The Toxic Smoke and Eczema Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis (AD) is an inflammatory skin condition for which the cause is unknown,  but several triggers resulting in its flare-ups. While most of us consider the common factors like, food allergies, harsh chemicals, pollens behind aggravated eczema symptoms, we rule out an important determinant, smoking. Environmental Tobacco […]

Nummular Eczema: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Nummular eczema, causes, symptoms and treatments

Nummular eczema, also termed as discoid eczema and nummular dermatitis, is a form of eczema that is characterized by an unusual and unique, coin-shaped lesion. The appearance of this skin condition makes it different from the other types of eczema and it can be one of the most difficult skin ailments to be treated. Nummular […]

Eczema And Stress: Can Stress Trigger Eczema?

Eczema And Stress: Can Emotional Stress Trigger Eczema?

Eczema and Stress Stress is a key factor listed under the causes and/or triggers of eczema. It may come as a surprise to some that stress may cause skin problems and other severe, chronic ailments. While, no exact cause has been deduced so far for the occurrence of eczema, it is often linked to the […]

Are you allergic to your pet?

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Eczema, or atopic dermatitis, results in skin inflammation. When it comes to triggering your eczema, apart from the other triggers, your pets may hit the top of the list as well. You or your child may encounter certain symptoms at certain times during the year. These may be due to the environmental changes i.e both […]

Follicular eczema flare-ups, causes, symptoms, and treatments

Follicular eczema

What is follicular eczema? Follicular eczema/Keratosis pilaris is a rare skin condition that affects the dermis around the hair follicles over the body and causes irritation. Similar to other forms of eczema, the appearance of this type can leave an individual embarrassed. This rare form of eczema is characterized by red and inflamed patches of […]

Weeping Eczema – 9 Home Remedies That Really Work

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Are you experiencing weeping eczema? Weeping eczema is referred to a condition where the symptoms of eczema are severe and result in a bacterial infection. You may experience weeping eczema when the affected area has been scratched to an extent that it gets infected, usually by Staphylococcus bacteria. As a consequence, the pus-filled blisters oozes […]

Different Types Of Eczema Affecting People Around The World

As we have all heard and known that there is no cure for eczema but the condition can be managed by knowing the triggers/allergens that can cause flare-ups In eczema, the skin is described by embodied regular red rash, flaky, patchy skin in various body parts. There are various types of eczema that can affect […]