Your skin is the largest organ of your body part and it’s important for you to take care of it. Naturally with age, your skin will get wrinkles, discoloration and even pigmentation. However, there are ways to prevent or improve skin when you have hyper-pigmentation.
So what exactly is hyper pigmentation? Hyper-pigmentation is a common, usually harmless condition in which patches of skin become darker in color than the normal surrounding skin. This darkening occurs when an excess of melanin, the brown pigment that produces normal skin color, forms deposits in the skin. There several causes and factor for someone to have hyper-pigmentation. Some of the main cause includes too much unprotected sun exposure, hormone imbalances, acne, having a poor diet, old age and genetics.
Ways to Prevent Hyper-Pigmentation
- Limit sun exposure and protect yourself with sunscreen
- Proper diet
- Exercise regularly
- Personal Hygiene upkeep