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Stress-related eczema

Stress-related eczema: Introduction

Stress-related eczema: Stress-related eczema is chronic skin inflammation and irritation which is triggered by stress. The severity and extent of the skin involved is variable. Stress may trigger a flare up or may exacerbate existing eczema. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Stress-related eczema is available below.

Symptoms of Stress-related eczema

  • Dry flaky patches of skin
  • Red patches of skin
  • Skin rash
  • Itchy patches of skin
  • Patches of reduced skin pigmentation
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Stress-related eczema

  • Treatment is aimed primarily at avoiding stress. Measures that can be utilized if symptoms do occur is moisturizing, steroid creams and antibiotics if secondary infection develops
  • Steps for Managing Eczema:
  • Make lifestyle changes to reduce stress
  • Bathe only once every 1-2 days - over-bathing can dry the skin.
  • Use bath oil to help moisturise skin e.g. Dermaveen, Hamilton's Alpha Ker or QV
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Stress-related eczema

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