What Is the Cause of Seborrheic Dermatitis?

  • 1

1 Answer

These messages are for mutual support and information sharing only. Always consult your doctor before trying anything you read here.
The exact cause of seborrheic dermatitis is still unknown. The cause of seborrheic dermatitis seems to be a combination of many things including:
  • Stress.
  • Genes.
  • Yeast.
  • Medical condition and medicines.
  • Cold, dry weather.
  • Adults from 30-60.
  • Infants under 3 months.
  • Women are more likely than men.
  • An irregular response of the immune system.
Following medical conditions may raise the risk:
  • Acnes.
  • AIDS.
  • Alcoholism.
  • Depression.
  • Eating disorder.
  • Epilepsy.
  • Heart attack.
  • Parkinson’s disease.
  • Psoriasis.
  • Rosacea.
Keywords: causes seborrheic dermatitis; seborrheic dermatitis causes
...