Eczema of arm on brown skin with hypopigmentation

Atopic Dermatitis, Arm, Brown Skin, Eczema, Hypopigmentation, Loss of Pigment

Atopic dermatitis on arm of a person with Brown skin showing hypopigmentation
Hypopigmentation in skin of color often appears more prominently than in lighter skin and, as a result, is often more bothersome to patients with skin of color. Target inflammation while avoiding overuse of potent topical corticosteroids: consider topical calcineurin inhibitors, PDE4 inhibitors or dupilumab to target inflammation.

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This resource provides information to help patients recognize and manage eczema and find treatment. It also helps physicians differentiate eczema on skin of color from other skin diseases.