Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Human Anatomy and Physiology
How do you get rid of pigmentation?
Asked in Health
Is there any way of getting rid of age related pigmentation?
Yes, these days there are good skin pigmentation treatment available that can help get rid of age related pigmentation. You can also use pigmentation reducing products. ...
Asked in Lemon and Lime Juice
How can you get rid of a birthmark using lemon juice?
Lemon juice won't get rid of birthmarks. Birthmarks are just differences in the degree of skin pigmentation (melanin). ...
Can you get skin pigmentation from another person if you get a cut lets say from a person with pigmentation such as vitiligo?
No! Vitiligo is lack of pigmentation - it is not contagious
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Sun Tanning
What is hyper pigmentation?
Hyper-pigmentation , a process of the skin to be darken as compare to its surrounding. Our skin cell melanocytes produce a substance called melanin. melanin is the pigmentating substance in our skin. Cause: Excess of the melanin in the skin causes the hyper-pigmentation of skin. There are many skin condition which is form of hyper-pigmentation in skin. More common reason for such pigmentation disorders is the harmful ultra violet radiation in skin. The inverse of hyper-pigmentation is the depigmentation or hypo-pigmentation such as the skin condition...
Asked in Vitiligo, Skin Disorders
Is there a cure for skin pigmentation?
Cure of your skin pigmentation disorder depends on the type of skin disorder you have developed. Skin pigmentation disorders include hypo-pigmentation, albinism, vitiligo, Hyper-pigmentation, Lichen Simplex Chronicus, Melasma, Birthmarks, Port-wine Stains. You can differentiate your skin pigmentation disorder by visiting the following links: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypopigmentation http://www.antivitiligo.com/vitiligo/albinism-and-vitiligo.html ...
What works best to restore skin pigmentation?
The only thing that works best to restore skin pigmentation is ensuring that you have healthy melanocytes. There are various treatments that are provided to improve the skin pigmentation. ...
Asked in Integumentary System (skin)
What is hypo-pigmentation in skin?
Pigmentation term use for the process of skin which is responsible for the coloration of skin and continuously produce pigment. Hypo-pigmentation: It is also termed as depigmentation. It is a pigmentation disorder in which white spots appear on skin. Hypo-pigmentation in skin occurs when in a certain part of skin pigmented substance "Melanin" quantity decreases from a certain level. Vitiligo, Nevus depigmentosus , Pityriasis Alba and Idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis are the example of Hypo-pigmentation ...
Asked in Integumentary System (skin)
What determines the variation of skin pigmentation in your skin?
Pigmentation in you skin is determined by the amount of melanin given to you by your parents, in other words genetics. ...
What is the prognosis for skin pigmentation disorders?
Prognosis. Most skin pigmentation disorders do not affect a person's health, only the outward appearance. ...
Does copper IUD cause pigmentation?
The copper IUD does not change pigmentation. If you have an excess of copper (WIlson's disease), the disease could cause change in pigmentation, and the IUD could worsen that. Talk with your health care provider about your particular situation. ...
Asked in Circumcision
How and why is the brown pigmentation formed or seen on the shaft of the penis after circumcision?
Circumcision does not cause brown pigmentation on the shaft of the penis. Some men's penises are naturally darker in color than the rest of their skin, but circumcision does not cause brown pigmentation to occur. ...