Dermatitis and eczema of the eyelids

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.
26-11-2020 eczema of the eyelids, Seborrheic dermatitis,