Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is caused by a combination of immune system activation, genetics, environmental triggers and stress. Your immune system. If you have eczema, your immune system overreacts to small irritants or allergens. This overreaction can inflame your skin
Certain foods, such as nuts and dairy, can trigger symptoms of eczema. Environmental triggers can include smoke, pollen, soaps, and fragrances. Eczema is not contagious.
The most common symptoms of dermatitis include:
- Dry, scaly skin
- Skin flushing
- Open, crusted, or weeping sores
Homoeopathy treats the cause ie boost the immune system which alleviates the complaints .