A 31-year-old member asked:
can you tell me what is the best ways to reduce eczema and/or dry skin?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Maritza Baez answered
17 years experience Family Medicine
Protect: Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness. Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress.
Answered on May 25, 2017
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