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.
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Jessica Neal, FNP and Kylie demonstrate a Sublative Laser treatment. This laser helps get rid of acne scars, skin pigmentation, fine lines & wrinkles.
Melasma is a skin condition presenting as brown patches on the face of adults. The most common sites of involvement are the cheeks, bridge of nose, forehead, and upper lip.
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.