What Does Seborrheic Dermatitis Look Like?

Q:
What does seborrheic dermatitis look like?

A:
Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic form of eczema. It appears on the body where there are many oil-producing glands like upper back, nose and scalp. It is not contagious.

It has following features:

  • Redness.
  • Greasy and swollen skin.
  • White or yellowish crusty flakes.
  • Itch.
  • Burning.
  • Pink patches.

Here are some pictures of seborrheic dermatitis:

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