Acanthosis nigricans describes a pattern of hyperpigmentation that results in dark and velvety patches of skin around the neck, armpits, groin, and other skin folds. This condition is almost always an indicator of some internal hormonal imbalance. There are five types of acanthosis nigricans. Read more to find out what they are and how they are treated.
Hyperpigmentation occurs when melanocytes (cells that are found naturally in the skin) overproduce pigments known as melanin, resulting in darker tones than the surrounding skin.
Jessica Neal, FNP and Kylie demonstrate a Sublative Laser treatment. This laser helps get rid of acne scars, skin pigmentation,…