What is Eczema?

Eczema causes the scalp to become itchy, red, dry and cracked. It can be very uncomfortable and difficult to treat when it affects the scalp. When eczema affects the scalp it can lead to an outbreak of dandruff.

What are the symptoms of eczema?

It has been estimated that up to 15 million people in the UK could be living with eczema. The most common symptoms of eczema include:


  • Itchy, sensitive and dry patches of skin

  • Inflammation and reddening of the skin

  • Rough, leathery or scaly patches of skin

  • Oozing or crusting

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