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6 Reasons Eczema Research is Only Scratching the Surface


2. It’s Likely Hereditary

The National Eczema Association also notes that you may have inherited a predisposition to having a skin problem, making it a hereditary disorder. According to experts, 8 in 10 children will develop eczema when both parents have the condition.

Research has also shown that even if only 1 parent has eczema, their child has a 6 in 10 chance of developing it. While genetics hasn’t been cornered as a primary cause, it is definitely a contributing factor.

Dyshidrotic Eczema

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