Managing your child’s eczema in Winters

The chilly, dry winters can be responsible for aggravating eczema prone skin. Symptoms likecrusty, dry, red patches are usually seen on the skin are concerning to parents. Going from warm to cold may “shock” your child’s sensitive skin, making adjustments to temperature more difficult, worsening eczema. In winters, layering up kids with eczema on skin can bring on more discomfort due to overheating, clothes touching the skin too closely, however not layering may also dry up the skin. It’s important to keep your child warm during this chilling season without getting eczema flare-ups. We have gathered some data and tips in this blog post that may help in managing your child’s eczema during winters.