Tools to guard against scratching
Here are a few tips to help soothe itching in children and adults every day:
- In younger children
- In older children
Soothing itching in adults
Adults also look for solutions to stop scratching! The majority of methods described for children can be used in adults.
- Also try relaxation or sophrology.
- Sometimes dry skin itches and needs to be soothed quickly: always have a tube of emollient product on the nightstand, in your bag or in the fridge.
- Finally, to limit risk of infection and scarring due to itching, keep nails cut short.