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8 Skin and Makeup Products That Won't Inflame Sensitive Skin

Got hives? These creams, powders, and potions let skin heal — not irritate it further.

Doctor examining girl with a rash.

A Rash or Skin Allergies?

I recently developed an itchy rash on my arms and legs. I changed body soap days before it started. Is my eczema flaring up, or am I allergic to the soap?”

Kate Middleton

7 Accomplished People With Eczema

If you think your eczema diagnosis means living a less productive life, think again! Here are seven luminaries that didn’t let their skin condition get in the way of success.

Girl with vitiligo on arms and legs.

Skin Conditions Morphed Into Body Art

In the past, any skin that was less-than-perfect was considered a diamond in the rough. However, skin conditions are now being embraced and displayed in many artforms, edifying people around the world.

Woman upset about answering questions.

Questions People With Eczema Are Tired of Hearing

Whether it’s through innocent curiosity or rude observation, some questions about eczema can still hurt, or be downright annoying.

Woman reading a label on the back of a bottle.

Understanding Labels on Skin Care Products

Sensitive skin? Decipher items such as ‘paraben-free,’ ‘fragrance-free,’ what ‘natural’ means, and what ingredients you should look out for.

Woman walking through the park in the fall.

Tips for Fighting Eczema Flares in the Fall

Cool weather brings with it more opportunities for flares. Here’s how to combat them.

10 Lifestyle Tips for Eczema

Eczema is a dry skin condition that can make living day to day uncomfortable. Here’s how to reduce symptoms.

Tray with fast food.

Fast Food May Contribute to Eczema

A recent study links fast food and allergy symptoms, including eczema in children and adolescents. The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood reviewed questionnaires completed by more than 300,000 adolescents and almost 200,000 comp...