Grayish-white skin discoloration (“ashy skin”) and faint erythema can be seen in Atopic Dermatitis in Black skin. Due to this patient’s darker skin, erythematous areas appear brown rather than red or pink.
Eczema of wrist on Black skin with erythema and lichenification plus hypopigmentation
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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.