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How To Reduce And Prevent Hyperpigmentation?

What is hyperpigmentation?

You are probably wondering why are small dark patches appearing on your skin! Well, you are not alone as it is a common problem in the warm atmosphere of Dubai. It is known as hyperpigmentation, in which patches of your skin become darker than the surrounding skin. Hyperpigmentation can cover a large area or whole of your body as well. It is a harmless condition but may become a cosmetic nuisance. In Dubai, dark spots frequently appear on people’s faces, hands, and other body parts with exposure to the Sun. The condition can affect people of any race. Here we discuss everything about this condition, including hyperpigmentation treatment in Dubai. 

What can cause hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation can have several reasons; some are in your control, while others are not. The underlying cause is the overproduction of the skin pigment melanin by skin cells (melanocytes). Melanin is a natural pigment that gives your skin its color. Hyperpigmentation has many types with their causes and risk factors; however, the followings are the most common: