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my daughters eczema has flared up badly. been using eczema therapy by aveeno (oatmeal) at least twice a day. it was manageable then seems to have gotten worse.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
"Asthma of the skin": that's atopic eczema, and it tends to flare up as with asthma, please visit your doctor, you might need prescription medications besides skin care, good luck
Answered on Mar 24, 2015
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