Most of us are aware that in the wild, animals with spotted markings blend into their surroundings. It helps them.
But on human beings, dark patches on the cheekbones or forehead indicates an underlying issue known as skin pigmentation.
If you have been a victim of these stubborn marks, you would know that they are quite challenging to get rid of.
Hyperpigmentation is a common dermatological issue. It is usually quite challenging to tackle effectively.
Dr. Rashmi Shetty, a pioneer of effective treatments for hyperpigmentation in India, tells us that due to advances in science, we can now get affordable and effective treatments to reduce hyperpigmentation.
According to the American Journal of Clinical Dermatology, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation develops following severe inflammation.
Common causes of this condition include acne and eczema that are intrinsic skin conditions, or wrongly performed dermatologic procedures.
When it becomes difficult to get rid of these stubborn patches, it causes psychological distress.
Fortunately, there are a few therapeutic modalities available for the treatment of hyperpigmentation.
It includes topical creams, chemical peels, and energy-based devices. But be very careful and try it only under expert guidance.