What are the symptoms of eczema?
The location of eczema on the body changes with age. In infants and young children, the cheeks, neck, knees and elbows are typically affected. In older children and adults, the hands, feet and areas inside the elbows and knees may be affected.
Symptoms may also include:
- Dry, leathery, scaly skin
- Intense itching
- Blisters with oozing and crusting
- Raw areas of the skin from scratching
- Skin color changes
- Skin redness or inflammation