Eczema Tips

 

Eczema Tips

  • Moisturise at least twice a day with an emollient7,10,12
  • Avoid products that contain sodium lauryl sulfate16
  • Bath once a day for 5 – 10 minutes in lukewarm water (not hot) and then apply an emollient within 3 minutes7,10
  • Don’t rub the skin dry, pat instead10
  • Use a non-perfumed soap10
  • Avoid harsh washing powders and fabric softeners10
  • Don’t scratch10