Eczema, also known as dermatitis, is a condition which results in inflammation and irritation of the skin.
Eczema represents itself as reddish, inflamed, dry and itchy skin. Eczema may last for a short period or be ongoing and may adversely impact an isolated part of the skin or occur much more widespread area of the body. Typical areas affected include hands, knees, elbows, scalp, chest and buttocks.
The cause of eczema is unknown and is not curable, but the condition can be managed.
Eczema impacts a huge number of people globally. It was estimated in 2015 that 245m people sufferfrom eczema. In the US, around 20% of the population experience eczema during their lifetime.
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We have received positive customer feedback from individuals with chronic skin conditions including eczema that our Sensitive fabric has helped reduce their skin irritation.
Solbari is the leading sun protection clothing brand in Australia with customers in over 70 countries. Solbari offers anaward-winning range of UPF 50+ sun protective clothing, broad brim sun hats, UV arm sleeves and Sun Umbrellas.
The Solbari Team
This blog is for information purposes only, always consult a medical professional.
Many of us see the ultraviolet (UV) index on weather reports and read about UV alerts at particular times of the day. But do you know what it actually means and how it affects you?
There are two main types of UV rays and both cause damage to skin cells. Ultraviolet light is a form of radiation invisible to the human eye. Ultraviolet wavelengths of sunlight are made up of UVB, which has shorter wavelengths and higher energy, and UVA, which has longer wavelengths and lower energy.