It is estimated that there are around 5 million people in the UK that suffer from some form of this inflammation of the skin. National eczema week’s objective is to raise awareness of the National Eczema Society – a place where eczema sufferers and their families can go to get helpful information, friendly advice and support.

For further details of how you can raise awareness, get involved or if you just want to learn more about eczema and the support available for sufferers, please click here.