Body Wash Offers Alternatives to Bleach Baths

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Bruce Jancin, Skin & Allergy News Digital Network

COEUR D’ALENE, IDAHO – Daily use of an over-the-counter 2-minute body wash by children and adolescents with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis resulted in marked improvement in symptoms and quality of life measures, as well as impressive changes in the skin microbiome in an open-label study.

“CLn Body Wash represents a simple and effective alternative to bleach bath use for patients who have colonization by Staphylococcus aureus and who prefer showers over baths,” Dr. Adelaide A. Hebert said in presenting the study results at the annual meeting of the Society for Pediatric Dermatology.

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