Eyelid involvement is a common feature of a topic dermatitis. Seborrheic dermatitis and contact allergy to various components of eye makeup, nail polish, fragrances, or ophthalmic medicaments maybe responsible in some cases. Cause remains obscure in some cases.
- Avoid allergens/irritants
- Use moisturizer
- Hydrocortisone 1% cream is often effective.
- Tacrolimus ointment or pimecrolimus 1% cream are preferred when prolonged use is required.