Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation of the skin.
Typically, eczema causes skin to become itchy, red, and dry -- even cracked and leathery. Eczema can appear on any part of the body.
Eczema is a chronic problem for many people. It is most common in infants, many of whom outgrow it before adulthood.
People with eczema have a higher risk of developing allergic conditions like asthma or hay fever.
Atopic dermatitis is the most common of the many types of...