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What are Dark Spots on the Skin?

Dark spots on the skin, also known as hyperpigmentation, are a common skin concern that can affect people of all ages and skin types. These spots can be caused by a variety of factors, including sun exposure, hormonal changes, and certain medications.

What Causes Dark Spots on the Skin?

Hyperpigmentation occurs when the skin produces an excess amount of melanin, the pigment that gives skin its color. This excess melanin can result in dark patches or spots on the skin that can range in size and color. Common types of hyperpigmentation include age spots, sunspots, and melasma.

Indication for Treatment of Dark Spots on the Skin

While dark spots on the skin are generally harmless, they can be a source of discomfort and self-consciousness for many people. Fortunately, there are a variety of treatments available that can help reduce the appearance of these spots and improve the overall appearance of the skin.

Treatment Options

The various treatment options offered by Pure Dermatology Cosmetic and Hair Center include: