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Hyperpigmentation

What is Hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation refers to abnormal darkening of the skin due to increased production of melanin, the pigment that gives skin its color.

Treatments

Treatments for hyperpigmentation really depend on the cause of the condition. Hydroquinone, AHA, exfoliation, retinoids, spf, and/or laser therapy are different treatments for hyperpigmentation. Always check with your dermatologist.

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All about Hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation refers to abnormal darkening of the skin due to increased production of melanin, the pigment that gives skin its color. The problem can appear in small patches or involve larger areas of the skin. These darkened areas can be challenging to conceal with regular cosmetics. What causes this condition and what can you do about it?

What Causes Excessive Pigmentation of the Skin?

Most frequently areas of abnormal pigmentation are due to sun damage or injury to the skin. Darkly pigmented areas called solar lentigines or age spots are very common on the hands and face. They are caused by damage due to sun exposure. Some medical conditions can contribute as can certain medications. Exposure to toxins or chemicals can also play a role. The hormonal changes associated with pregnancy and oral contraceptives can also cause temporary, patchy pigmentation of the skin. It is also very common for people with acne to experience persistent red or purple marks on the skin after acne lesions heal. This is more prevalent among people who pick at their blemishes.

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This dynamic product lightens the appearance of discoloration and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
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A nightly moisturizer with an exfoliating enzyme to smooth away acne scars with minimal peeling.
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Helps to brighten dull, discolored skin and even skin tones.
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1 oz | US015
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Daily treatment to brighten and help correct irregular pigmentation and dark spots.
$69.00
1.7 oz | ED011
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A highly effective, safe, full-facial approach to reducing stubborn discolorations.
$90.00
1 oz | SK096
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This formula combats hyperpigmentation with hydroquinone and kojic acid.
$52.00
2 oz | GT034
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A rich, luxurious age-defying cream that's keeps skin hydrated, firm & feeling smooth.
$60.95
1 oz | KI001
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A brightening treatment that reduces discolorations while refining skin texture.
$25.00
1 oz | PN021
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Refines skin's texture and increases hydration as it reveals a visibly brighter complexion.
$55.00
1.69 oz | DC254
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Skin brightening body milk.
$80.00
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This product rids of most dark spots in 3 to 4 weeks and helps prevent them from reappearing.
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2 oz | WS015
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Naturally derived spot suppressors, peptides, and AHA exfoliators help fade spots and the appearance of damage linked to sun exposure.
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