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My child has eczema and complains of stinging when I apply moisturizer or when he gets in the bath. What should I do?

 

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Switching from a cream to an ointment will help. Ointments usually do not cause burning, even when applied to scratched open skin. One cup of table salt may be added to warm bathwater to prevent burning.

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