Eczema is a condition that causes an itchy and irritated rash to form on the skin. Similar to an allergic reaction, this rash is formed by a hypersensitivity reaction that leads to long-term inflammation of the skin.
In this video, you will learn more about eczema and how the condition can be related to allergic reactions. The pediatrician in this clip also describes many daily activities that can worsen eczema, including simply bathing or washing your hands. Watch this video to learn about what sufferers can do to combat the symptoms of this irritating condition.
There are many treatments available to manage eczema symptoms. To find out which treatment options may be right for you, contact the a dermatologist in Arlington Heights at Arlington Dermatology. Call our staff today at 847-392-5440 to schedule a consultation.