It doesn’t quite feel like winter if you don’t experience a bit of itchy, dry skin from time to time. But there’s a big difference between dealing with occasional itchiness and dryness and living with eczema. And if you have melanin-rich skin, you may find this skin condition to be even more troublesome than others, for a few reasons.
That’s why we decided to get the scoop on eczema from a few board-certified dermatologists, to find out how it appears on Black skin, and how it can be diagnosed and treated. Keep reading to learn more about this skin condition and how it affects the Black community.