Preparing for the teen years

This section will look at:

  • How puberty might affect eczema
  • Tips to help your child as they go through the teen years
  • Video resource inspired by teens and made for teenagers with eczema
Preparing Teen

Common questions about the teen years

Many parents worry about the impact that the teen years will have on their child’s eczema.

Here are some common questions parents have shared with us. Click on the boxes to find out the answers to these questions and some tips for how to help your child manage the teen years.

For a empowering resource inspired by teens and made for teens with eczema see Eczema Support Australia’s ‘The itchY Switch’ video in ‘Other resources’