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Dear doctors, my little niece is having baby eczema. she is only 50days old. what should we do? any remedy?

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Dr. Justin Greiwe
A Verified Doctoranswered
Allergy and Immunology 12 years experience
Moisturize: Baby eczema is a fairly common condition. Typical first-line measures include better skin hygiene. Bath daily in lukewarm water then apply fragrance-free moisturizer generously right afterward. Good moisturizers include brands like Vanicream, Cetaphil, or Eucerin. If eczema fails to respond to moisturizers talk to your doctor about topical corticosteroid treatments.

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