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Is excessive hygiene harmful for atopic dermatitis?

Too much hygiene can dry out the skin and make dermatitis worse. However, cleansing the skin is necessary and can be beneficial in treating this problem by removing pathogens, irritants and allergens found on the skin. What do the experts think?

Dermatitis is a disease that shows with inflamed and irritated areas of the skin, which is known as eczema.

Atopic dermatitis is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease that manifests as eczema flare-ups.

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