5 common queries about atopic dermatitis


Pharmacist Marián García

If your child has atopic dermatitis, it might help if you understood what is happening to his skin. The skin is a barrier that helps to protect us from the exterior. In this case, the skin loses water more quickly than usual because small cracks appear in the skin that lead to dehydration.

During an outbreak you might need to use topical medication to relieve the itching and irritation. However, there are also times when taking baths and applying the right moisturizing cream will be enough to control...