It’s thought 15 million people in the UK are living with eczema. The non-contagious condition, which causes dry and itchy skin, can be triggered by all manner of things, but those with it know one thing: skincare products (particularly perfumed ones) can sometimes do more harm than good.
Of course, when the sun shows its face this bank holiday weekend, many people with eczema will have no choice but to use products to protect their skin against the sun’s harmful rays. So what is the best sun cream to use?
We spoke to five people with eczema about the creams they swear by and discovered one thing: finding ‘the one’ is really a process of trial and error.
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