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Patchy or Uneven Skin Tone

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Dr. Nivedita Dadu 91% (164 ratings)
MBBS, Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL), DNB (Dermatology), MNAMS
Dermatologist, Delhi  •  16 years experience
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Here are causes, prevention, and treatments of patchy or uneven skin tone

Hi, I am Dr. Nivedita Dadu, a Dermatologist at Skinology skin clinic and today I will be discussing Patchy or uneven skin tone. Patchy or uneven skin tone occurs because of over production of melanin. The causes of which include the nutritional or vitamin deficiencies, dietary deficiency, hormonal imbalances, climatic factors like sun damage and pollution and skin disorders. As a patient one instrument that your pigmentation concerns need to be addressed at a various level like following the right skin care routine, using the right sunscreen and face washes, taking the right multivitamin, supplements, anti-oxidants. Deficiencies of which may lead to skin looking dry or damaged or fatigued.

Using the right skin medications that are nonsteroidal and safe for your skin. For Faster results 1 may go under procedure like chemical peels, mesotherapy and Laser tonic. Chemical peels remove the superficial dull damaged layer of the skin and help the new fresher younger skin to grow back. Mesotherapy is a French technique in which vitamin C and other active ingredients are infused into the skin. These active ingredients renew the epidermal layer of the skin, illuminates your complexion, reduce discoloration, even out the skin tone, protect the skin from free radicals. For any further query you can contact me directly or through Lybrate.


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