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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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