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IP International Journal of Aesthetic and Health Rejuvenation

Unmasking melasma

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Author Details : Gupta J*, Gupta KK

Volume : 2, Issue : 1, Year : 2019

Article Page : 14-16

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Melasma is a very common skin problem affecting a wide population. It appears as brown to gray patches most commonly on the face. It can affect both males and females. It has various etiologies like sun damage, hormonal imbalance, genetic predisposition etc. It poses a serious esthetic concern leading to loss of confidence and self- esteem. It is curable in most of the cases by addressing the underlying cause and giving various in office treatment and following home care methods.

Keywords: Melasma, Chloasma, Chemical peel, LASER.

How to cite : Gupta J, Gupta Kk, Unmasking melasma. Int J Aesthet Health Rejuvenation 2019;2(1):14-16

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