What is …hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation is a disorder characterized by skin color dark areas on the skin, and is caused by the increased amount of melanin, the dark pigment of the skin. Exposure to sunlight, pregnancy, certain disease, age or trauma can lead to disorders of melanin and create a non-aesthetic brown spots characteristic of this benign disorder.


The exact causes can be divided into two groups: external and internal.

External causes can be those coming from the environment, such as exposure to sunlight, or to chemical compounds (betaxolol, minocycline, estrogen, progesterone, and the like.).

Internal causes related to heritage – people with darker skin are more prone to develop this disorder.

Freckles, age-spots and stains from the sun are caused by the harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun that damage melanin and result in temporary or permanent discoloration.

Often these stains can be observed on the face and hands, however, can occur in any part of the skin that has been exposed to the sun.

The scars from trauma or surgery can also cause discoloration of the skin, and even if the problem persists, dark spots remain.

Melasma is a hyperpigmentation of the skin that occurs during pregnancy, although sometimes it can affect men. Usually he speaks of her as a mask for pregnant women brown spots covering the face – mainly the nose and cheeks.

This disorder usually goes away by itself after pregnancy and does not cause any major problems.


Natural cure for hyperpigmentation – recipe

-1 tsp turmeric powder (turmeric)
-1 teaspoon lemon juice
Mix well apply to diseased areas and allow 15 minutes to dry .
Rinse with cold water.

Does not expose your skin to the sun immediately after that!

The application before showering is recommended.

Repeat once or twice every day to a visible improvement.

Lemon brightens and encourages skin peeling, and turmeric, besides being a great lightens the skin (and the people know it well), anti-inflammatory and makes skin glow.

People are very sensitive skin, can dilute the lemon juice or milk substitute.

Try it!