Dealing With Melasma For Fairer Skin Types

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Melasma is a common skin condition. The result of hyper-pigmentation, it causes dark spots on the skin. Though discoloration can appear on any part of the skin, it is most commonly seen on the face, including the cheeks, the bridge of the nose, the forehead and above the upper lip. Melasma and Fair Skin Traditionally, people with dark skin tones are more affected by melasma. The hyper-pigmentation that occurs is the result of excess melanin production, and because darker skin tones  Read More

Does Melasma Appear on Less-Melanin Rich Skin?

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Melasma is a condition that causes dark, discolored patches on the skin. These dark patches are the result of excessive melanin production in the skin cells. Discoloration associated with melasma often develops on the face, including the cheeks, the nose, the chin and the forehead; however, discoloration can appear on any part of the body. Though it is a fairly common affliction, people who suffer from it often feel self-conscious.   Understanding melasma, including the causes and risk  Read More