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Treatments for Melasma

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Treatments for Melasma

What is that? Melasma is classified as a pigmentation skin disease. It is a dysregulation of skin pigmentation, producing pigment in excess. Often on the cheeks, around the mouth, forehead, nasal sides, mandibular angle and temples. It can come in an irregular shape and forms a butterfly pattern. While it happens in both men and women, it’s usually seen in young and middle-aged women. It may be related to endocrine system problems, exposure to sunshine, hereditary factors, liver disease, tuberculosis, tumour and drugs. It’s also closely related to spirit factors such as fatigue, and insufficient rest, obesity, mental stress and...

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Tips To Reduce Hyperpigmentation

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Tips To Reduce Hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation can be described as a condition where different areas on the skin appear to be darker than others. Typically, the darkening on the skin is a result of excess melanin in specific areas. A few causes of hyperpigmentation are sunburns, tanning, and tattoos. Here are a few ways to prevent hyperpigmentation on the skin. USE SUNSCREEN Exposure to the sun can lead to hyperpigmentation on the skin. When certain areas of the skin are covered up and other areas are exposed, this can lead to hyperpigmentation. Melanin is a key item that our body produces to protect the skin...

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