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Eczema

(4 Posts)
Lamornac Mon 30-Sep-13 13:08:36

Hi

Wondering whether anyone has experience of this. Both my DS s (9 and 7) have terrible eczema on their arms and legs in term time but it clears up completely over the long summer holiday. Is it the uniform - although I can't see any difference between materials used in that and their home clothes? So annoying and painful for them. Any thoughts would be very welcome.
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Buzzardbird Mon 30-Sep-13 17:25:30

Is it possibly because they are getting more sun on their skin during hols?

Lamornac Mon 30-Sep-13 20:11:31

Maybe or a bit of sand? Just seems odd it clears up so completely. They are getting a bit big to cover in cream!

Mummyfizzy Mon 07-Oct-13 16:10:21

Maybe their classrooms are very warm? My dd's eczema flares up if she gets too hot and sweaty.

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