Eczema or atopic dermatitis is a skin disease that is uncomfortable and itchy. This disease is common in people of color, according to statistics by The National Health and Nutrition.
According to the examination Survey, this disease is at a high rate in dark-colored people, which is about19.3% in
black people,16.1% in white people, and 7.8% in Asian people. More study shows this
disease is more famous in black people than in white people.
This disease commonly begins in infants and early age below five years, but it is also common in
young ones. The adult disease is more common in Asia than in western countries.
This eczema is experienced in Asian and dark skin people at a high ratio. Most doctors know
the symptoms of eczema in white people more than in dark skin.
The sign and symptoms of this eczema are:
● Dry skin
● The color tone of skin differ
● Small ball-like structure
Everybody has different symptoms of the disease. On white skin, this becomes red or pinkish
which we can see easily while on dark skin itching shows more dark skin tone and also skin
swell in the affected area.
This eczema is very itchy, and the skin becomes dry. Dark people have this eczema and show
ashy or purple color.
It is treated after checking the root cause. Some have heating skin feeling when showing
heat or any disease resistance or become drying or sometimes hot or cold. If this
disease becomes so severe that it shows cracks on the skin, don’t ignore it, you must consult your