Steroids for Eczema?

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Eczema Honey Presents: Your Skin Questions Answered by Dr. Papri Sarkar.

Dr. Sarkar is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology, New England Dermatologic Society, Women’s Dermatologic Society and the American Medical Association. 

Questions answered in this video:

1. Is eczema better controlled with steroids or natural creams?

2. Other than sunscreen, gentle cleanser, and use of hyaluronic acid and vitamin C, any other daily treatments to help keep your skin healthy and moisturized while living in desert climate?

3. How long does the treatment of eczema take and is there a drug prescription to help fight it?

4. What are the concerns with using topical steroids?

5. How can we make sure that we are correctly managing our steroid cream use?

6. Why does my skin always clear up when I'm on steroids and antibiotics? Is there anything I can take regularly that has the same effect on my skin without the negative side effects of being on those strong medications?

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