Discolored skin patches

Melasma – What You Should Know!

By Dr Shruti Ghadgepatil , Dermatology Melasma is a skin condition which causes discoloration and dark patches on your skin. It is more common in women than men. It is also called the ‘mask of pregnancy’ or chloasma when it is caused due to hormonal changes during pregnancy. These patches on…

Hyperpigmentation – Ways To Get Rid Of It!

By Dr Jyoti Sharma , Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin condition which is characterized by the formation of dark patches on the skin. These patches are formed when there is overproduction of a naturally occurring pigment called melanin. The disorder can occur on any part of the body including the…

Skin Pigmentation

By Dr Lalit Kasana , Homeopathy Discoloration of the face occurs without any symptoms. However, it is of high cosmetic concern and thereby results in psychological stress. Some of the common causes are exposure to sun and pregnancy. The hormone levels in the body increase immensely during pregnancy. This in turn increases…