Whether you have a couple of discolorations on your face or seem to always be discovering dark spots, hyperpigmentation can affect the way you feel about your skin. Whether you are looking to target dark spots that never seem to go away or simply want a brighter and more even skin tone, learn more about what causes hyperpigmentation and how you can treat existing skin discolorations and help prevent new ones from forming.
What is hyperpigmentation?
What is melanin?
What causes hyperpigmentation on skin?
What is post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation?
How does sun exposure cause hyperpigmentation?
How does pollution cause hyperpigmentation?
Does hyperpigmentation go away on its own?
How can you treat hyperpigmentation?
Does exfoliating skin help visibly reduce hyperpigmentation?
How can you help prevent hyperpigmentation?
What are the best skincare ingredients for hyperpigmentation?
What is the best skincare routine for hyperpigmentation?
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