- 6 Months ago
This is a common skin disorder that mainly affects one's scalp, causing scaly, itchy, red skin and stubborn dandruff. This can also affect your face, upper chest, back and other areas of the body that mainly have oil glands. In infants, this condition is known as a cradle cap. This condition isn't contagious and is not a sign of poor personal hygiene.
The exact cause of Seborrheic dermatitis isn't clear but there are factors that may play a role and they are: