Hyperpigmentation is the production of excess melanin causing dark spots on the skin. Age spots, liver spots, freckles, sun spots, pregnancy mask are all types of hyperpigmentation and there are several treatments available to reduce or remove the darker skin. Common causes of skin hyperpigmentation include: Sun exposure, hormonal changes, heredity, acne. Typically, hyperpigmentation is a harmless skin condition, however if moles or other possible signs of skin cancer appear, they should be checked by a dermatologist.
What to do?
1. Always use sunscreen! #1 cause is sun damage.
2. Already have areas of hyperpigmentation? No worries, try using products to exfoliate first with Glycolic Acid. Then be sure to add hydroquinone, kojic acid to decrease brown spots and enjoy your beautiful skin!
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