Frequently Asked Questions
The following are some frequently asked questions that may help you as you manage your eczema.
Eczema is a skin condition in which patches of skin become irritated and inflamed. In most cases, it appears before the age of six months, and it improves before adolescence in 80% of cases.
Eczema is not contagious.
References and Additional Resources
- Atopic Dermatitis Foundation. Frequently Asked Questions. Available at:
- Cleveland Clinic. Eczema: Frequently Asked Questions. Available at: