Irritated and inflamed skin are the typical effects of the skin condition known as eczema. Most often, it appear on your arms, elbows, and behind the knees. It can also be found sometimes in the creases of eyelids, among other areas. Depend on the expert care offered here at the dermatology practice of Charles L.G. Halasz, M.D.
Some of the common causes of eczema, which is also called atopic dermatitis, are heredity, immune system issues, and dry skin due to skin defects. Environmental factors may also play a part in it. And stress in your life plays a role, if not by directly causing it, then by making a bad situation even worse. There may even be links between it and asthma and hay fever. Should you take advantage of our eczema treatment in Norwalk? It depends partially on your symptoms. If you’re experiencing itchiness, lesions, or thickened, cracked, scaly skin, the answer it probably yes. Your skin may also feel raw and sensitive with small, raised bumps that could leak fluid and then form a crust, especially if scratched. Before administering our eczema treatment in Norwalk, our dermatologist will conduct a full examination and take a medical history. Some of the ways we can address the challenges of this skin concern is with the use of corticosteroid creams or ointments, antibiotics, and antihistamines. Our office is also one of the few where you can take advantage of the advanced method called phototherapy. Our dermatologist has extensive experience in this modality. We are always proud to make make available the cutting edge in skin treatment technology.
Eczema is uncomfortable, frustrating, and can be unsightly, causing you to feel self-conscious about your appearance. Contact our office promptly to schedule an appointment to come in for an examination, evaluation, and our eczema treatment in Norwalk.