Is Hyperpigmentation Destroying Your Face?


When you look in the mirror, do you see dark patches scattered about your face? Have you tried to conceal them with makeup, to no avail? If so, you may be feeling a bit self-conscious about your appearance, and it’s understandable. Hyperpigmentation is a condition that causes dark patches to develop on the skin. It is the result of excess melanin production (the component of skin that gives it its color,) which creates deposits on the skin. Hyperpigmentation can occur for a number of reasons.  Read More

Prevent Dark Spots on Your Body with this Skincare Routine


Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, also referred to as dark or red spots, are caused by a number of factors, including sun exposure and hormonal shifts, medications taken and even genetics. For “acne sufferers with non-Caucasian skin,” hyperpigmentation appears “after acne lesions heal.” It can be frustrating when these spots appear, leaving you to feel flawed and unable to take control of how your skin looks. While some factors, such as acne, you don’t have control of, other factors, such  Read More

How to Cover up and Remove Hyperpigmentation on Dark Skin


Just like wrinkle treatments and makeup fillers that almost always promise youthful results with just a few applications and continued usage, some conditions are more challenging than others. Remember the King of Pop, the late, great Michael Jackson? He had a different type of pigmentation issue and was not trying to change his natural skin shade, despite taunts from the media about him attempting to be “white” or more fair skinned. Dealing with hyperpigmentation can be difficult to disguise  Read More