In addition to being gorgeous, they all have to deal with eczema. And they are hardly alone. It is estimated that 1 in 10 people have experienced eczema at some point in their lives.
The red, scaly, dry, itchy patches of eczema are due to an immune system gone wild. While the exact mechanism is not completely clear, eczema seems to run in families, especially where there is a history of allergies and/or asthma. Eczema usually appears on the scalp, neck, inside the elbows and behind the knees. Once there is a tendancy for eczema, lifestyle factors can trigger an outbreak or make it worse. These triggers include stress, excessive heat and cold, detergents, allergies and perhaps diet.
Treatment of Eczema
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