Beat the itch

Welcome to the beat the itch section!

This section will look at:

  • Why does eczema make me itchy?
  • What does scratching do to myskin?
  • How can I beat the itch?
  • Practical tips that will help you not scratch.
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Itching and scratching

How can I beat the itch?

Unfortunately, you are likely to still get itchy from time to time, no matter how well you look after your eczema. But there are things you can do to make your skin feel less itchy and stop yourself from scratching. This section will help you do this.