How should I apply desonide foam?

To use desonide foam (Verdeso) to treat itchy, scaly skin caused by dermatitis, shake the can well, turn it upside down and squeeze a small amount into your hand or onto the affected area (unless it's on your face; never put desonide foam directly on your face). Massage the foam into your skin until it disappears and then wash your hands right away.

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