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what cream can I use for eczema

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
17 years experience Dermatology
Transition Off: If you are clear, you can go to application every other day, then taper slowly over the next week. Also, there are "non-steroid" creams/ointments cal ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
High potency steroid: can lighten skin so potentially it could lighten the tattoo. but most of the time we do not give high potency steroids to the face or eyebrows so you ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Steroid: You may apply a low strength steroid ointment daily to the area. If there is no response within a month, it is best to discontinue and seek a local ph ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Vanicream: Fragrance-free moisturizers like Vanicream, Cetaphil, Eucerin and Aquaphor are all good options. Uses 1-2 times per day, best time to apply is right a ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
41 years experience Pediatrics
CHILDHOOD ECZEMA:: Definitely, if the doctor prescribes. There are different types and strength of the cream/ointment. Depending on the severity of the disease the cream ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Cortisone creams: In additioin to using mild soaps and moisturizers, you may need to use cortisone creams or ointments(look like vaseline). There are many different str ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: People with eczema need plenty of cream, several times a day, to keep their dry skin moisturized. Commonly used creams in the U.S. include CeraVe, Ave ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Steroid cream: You need a prescription from your physician for topical steroids moderate or high potency depending on severity of your eczema.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
May need ceramide...: Certainly if you have not recently visited your dermatologist you may not be aware of the importance of ceramide moisturizers such as cerave or aveeno ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
It may help.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, vi ... Read More

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