Cause Of Hyper-pigmentation and Age Spots

These are skin conditions that can affect both men and women. It is sometimes referred to as age spot or sunburn. A skin condition where dark spots or a little part of the skin, face or body is darker than other parts.
Melasma also is known as chloasma is a condition where bigger patches of hyperpigmentation appear on some part of the face. This skin condition mostly occurs in ladies especially pregnant women due to changes in hormone levels and 10– 25% of ladies taking oral contraceptives.
Age spots, on the other hand, are otherwise called sunspots mainly caused by the effect of the sun. They tend to show up basically on body parts that are most often opened to the sun, for example, the face, neck, hands and arms and legs, making the skin have an uneven tone.
  While the major cause of hyperpigmentation and spots is the Sun, some other things can be the cause of these skin conditions:


  • Age
  • Certain diseases and medications
  • Inflation of the skin and Injuries 
  • Hormonal imbalance (in ladies  especially pregnant women)


3 Simple Ways To Prevent Hyperpigmentation and Age Spots

1. Try to avoid exposure to the sun


2. Always apply sun-protection cream


3. Make wearing of Hat part of your accessories.


Note: If symptoms persist Make an appointment with your specialist about the best remedy suitable for you.

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