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When my child’s eczema heals, the skin appears paler. Why?


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The cells in your child’s skin that make the normal color (or “pigment”) don’t work properly when the skin is inflamed from eczema. The good news is that these cells will recover and the light spots eventually will return to the normal skin color.

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