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Rebalancing Skin Microbiome Yields Promising Results in Patients With Eczema

The gut microbiome is widely viewed as an exciting new treasure trove of medical insight. But the skin microbiome holds plenty of its own potential, including for patients with eczema. A new study used a spray containing roseomonas mucosa bacteria to recalibrate the skin microbiome in people with eczema. This probiotic effect reduced rashes, itching, and the need for topical steroids in many participants.