What is atopic dermatitis?
Atopic dermatitis is a skin disease characterized by:
- extreme skin dryness
20%* 20% of the population
5-20% * childhood,2-10% * adulthood
from +3%* to +10-15%* over the last 50 years
- genetic predisposition
- lack of ceramides
- exposure and diverse environmental factors
- reduction of the barrier effect and of the natural defense activity of the skin
- skin fragility, sensitivity and thinning
- skin irritability and increased intolerance
This is why the skin suffering from atopic dermatitis needs targeted and effective care and dermocosmetic treatments.