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How to Treat Eczema in Adults

Life with eczema

Thanks to media portrayal, everyone has a set standard for what defines beautiful, healthy skin. Yet many Americans deal with skin ailments such as acne, scaring, dry skin, and other, more devastating skin conditions. Those suffering from atopy are hyperallergenic and can suffer from eczema, asthma, and hayfever. Although mostly found in children, eczema in Adults affects up to 17.8 million American adults every year.

Skin Conditions
Eczema is commonly mistaken for another complication that causes dry, red skin, Red Skin Syndrome. Like eczema, Red Skin Syndrome is determined to stem from atopy in up to 95% of patients. Topical corticosteroids (TCS) can actually make Red Skin Syndrome worse; experts suggest discontin

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