What is eczema?

The most common type of eczema is atopic eczema which is caused by the body becoming in contact with a specific substance.

What will I see?

Symptoms will vary but the skin will become red, itchy and might become blistered or commonly seen on the feet dry and crack.

What can I do at home?

Avoid the irritant if you know what it is and moisturise.

When do I seek help?

It is worth making an appointment with your General Practitioner who can provide a diagnosis, agree a care plan and refer you to a specialist if appropriate.

See More Foot Conditions

If you are still looking for the correct foot condition have a look at our full list of foot conditions or try our virtual foot to help narrow down the conditions to those relevant to you.

If you are having trouble finding the correct foot condition and you are in pain you should make an appointment with the appropriate medical practitioner in your area.