Eczema is a common dermatological condition that can cause dry, red, itchy, and even painful, skin. According to the National Eczema Association, common eczema triggers in children include:
◘ Having very dry skin.
◘ Having contact with an irritant or allergen, from smoke or pets to detergents.
◘ Having a skin infection.
◘ Drooling among babies, causing facial eczema.
◘ Exposing skin to cold, dry air.
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