All About Vitiligo

Vitiligo – What Causes It?

By Dr. Meeta Mantri, Dermatology, In vitiligo, there is a destruction of melanocayes (colour producing cells). Vitiligo or leukoderma is a skin condition caused due to a significant reduction in the production of melanin (the pigment responsible for the color of your skin, hair, and eyes) by the melanocyte cells; thereby leading to…

Vitiligo – Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

By Dr. Rasya Dixit , Dermatology Every human on the planet is born with a natural amount of pigmentation within the skin which is determined by their genetics. However, for multiple reasons, disorders may occur wherein the skin loses its color. One such condition is vitiligo which is a fairly common skin…

All About Vitiligo

By Dr. Arvind Kumar, Dermatology The development of white patches on the skin which may progressively start spreading all over your skin results in the chronic skin disorder known as vitiligo. This skin disorder is often a cause for social embarrassment for many people and may also affect their self-esteem by denting…

Vitiligo – Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Akhilendra Singh, Dermatology In vitiligo, there is a destruction of melanocayes (colour producing cells). Vitiligo or leukoderma is a skin condition caused due to a significant reduction in the production of melanin (the pigment responsible for the color of your skin, hair, and eyes) by the melanocyte cells; thereby leading to…