Swimming Pools and Your Child’s Eczema

There are many considerations for your child’s summer skincare – especially if he or she is prone to eczema. Chemicals used to disinfect swimming pools can irritate the skin. It’s best to keep your child out of pools when your child has any of the following:

• Itchy, red, and oozing skin
• Skin infection
• Open sore or raw skin
• Severe eczema flare

Find out the recommendations on how to prevent a flare-up. Read the full article on the American Academy of Dermatology’s website.