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How should I cleanse my skin if I have discoid eczema?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
If you have discoid eczema, talk to a dermatologist about the best way to cleanse and care for your skin. He or she may recommend taking long, lukewarm baths or showers. Applying moisturizer to damp skin immediately after bathing can help to control itching and other symptoms caused by discoid eczema. Ask your dermatologist to recommend products for washing your skin if you have discoid eczema.

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