Pigmentation is a skin disorder caused by changes in the level of melanin content. Some problems like Albinism and Vitiligo are inherited from parents in most cases. Most skin pigmentation disorders have little or no cure. There are however, ways to control the disorders by using treatments like corticosteroids, laser therapy etc. Patients are strongly recommended to avoid sunlight.
HOW IS PIGMENTATION DIAGNOSED?
People with Albinism are advised to stay away from sunlight since they are more likely to get skin cancer and sun damage.