Dermatitis is defined as an inflammation of your skin.
Symptoms can include swelling, itching and/or red skin on any part of your body.
Causes of dermatitis may be an allergic reaction, another health condition, a stress reaction or a reaction to irritants such as chemicals, cosmetics and even plants (e.g. nettles).
Left untreated the discomfort from dermatitis can lead to bacterial or fungal infections. A specialist consultant in dermatology can diagnose and treat your dermatitis