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Hyperpigmentation is one of the most common pigmentation problems in darker-skinned individuals is hyperpigmentation (or the darkening of the skin). Usually the result of some type of inflammation or injury to the skin, such as a cut, burn or scrape, hyperpigmentation produces darkened areas of the skin that can last months or years. Even healed acne lesions can leave permanent dark spots in darker-skinned people that, in some cases, can be more distressing than the original acne.
Black light helps determine disease extent of melasma in pregnant women

Black light helps determine disease extent of melasma in pregnant women

Research reveals potential treatment to prevent wound scarring

Research reveals potential treatment to prevent wound scarring

How does acne affect self-confidence?

How does acne affect self-confidence?

REVERSE II trial validates HERDOO2 rule to help spot women who can discontinue anticoagulants

REVERSE II trial validates HERDOO2 rule to help spot women who can discontinue anticoagulants

Scientists capture atomic level snapshots of how key enzyme modifies signaling proteins

Scientists capture atomic level snapshots of how key enzyme modifies signaling proteins

New research on EdnrB, Wnt signaling pathways could lead to therapies for skin pigment disorders

New research on EdnrB, Wnt signaling pathways could lead to therapies for skin pigment disorders

ZO Skin Health reveals two new ZO Medical formulations to address hyperpigmentation

ZO Skin Health reveals two new ZO Medical formulations to address hyperpigmentation

ClarityMD effective in clearing acne without irritation

ClarityMD effective in clearing acne without irritation

Envy Medical secures new growth capital from HCP & Company

Envy Medical secures new growth capital from HCP & Company

Syneron's Sublative technology receives CE Mark for effective treatment of striae, acne scars

Syneron's Sublative technology receives CE Mark for effective treatment of striae, acne scars

Doctor to unveil new treatment systems from ZO Skin Health at AAD Annual Meeting

Doctor to unveil new treatment systems from ZO Skin Health at AAD Annual Meeting

PhotoMedex introduces NEOVA's hyper-active moisturizer, DNA Barrier Accelerator

PhotoMedex introduces NEOVA's hyper-active moisturizer, DNA Barrier Accelerator

Millions of Chinese face risk of chronic arsenic poisoning

Millions of Chinese face risk of chronic arsenic poisoning

Lighting the way to vascular lesion resolution

Lighting the way to vascular lesion resolution

Lighting the way to vascular lesion resolution

Lighting the way to vascular lesion resolution

New clues in the pathogenesis of skull and skin birth defects associated with BSS

New clues in the pathogenesis of skull and skin birth defects associated with BSS

Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for early-stage breast cancer

Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for early-stage breast cancer

Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for women with DCIS

Breast brachytherapy with strut-based applicator effective for women with DCIS

Mylan acquires two dermatological drugs from Valeant

Mylan acquires two dermatological drugs from Valeant

Obagi Medical Products third quarter net income increases to $4.4M

Obagi Medical Products third quarter net income increases to $4.4M