Eczema is a chronic skin condition that can cause dry and scaly skin, rashes, and itchiness. It often affects parts of the body such as the hands, face, neck, and scalp. Common treatments for eczema include avoiding common irritants, applying moisturizing cream, and taking prescribed medications. There are many types of eczema such as atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, hand eczema, neurodermatitis, nummular eczema and stasic dermatitis. Learn more about each of these eczema types here.