Brown spots on the face

Many people have hyperpigmentation on the face. There are numerous things that might cause brown spots on the face, which all have one thing in common: they are fairly visible and unattractive, and can be uncomfortable to live with on a daily basis

How do brown spots on the face appear?

Brown spots on the face can be caused by several things. Let’s begin with the sun, which is the main source of hyperpigmentation: brown spots become worse in the sun.
Female hormones can promote the development of brown spots on the face, better known as melasma.
Skin aging can also contribute to the formation of brown spots on the face. These facial age spots are also called facial lentigines and are usually accompanied by wrinkles and loss of firmness.
Having brown spots on the face is not usually a sign of cancer. However, if a mark appears suspicious or different to the others, it is best to consult a dermatologist for medical advice and to be reassured.
Other possible causes of brown spots on the face include taking certain photosensitising medicines and the phenomenon of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (acne, eczema, a burn, a chemical peel, etc.).

Where do brown spots on the face appear?

Facial pigmentation spots can be found anywhere on the face. In the case of facial melasma, brown spots are concentrated on the forehead, nostrils, cheeks, upper lip and chin.
Brown spots on the face may be accompanied by brown spots on the body.

How to remove brown spots on the face?

Brown spots on the face are often stubborn and difficult to eliminate completely.
To remove brown spots on the face, you can use dermo-cosmetics formulated specifically to correct, even out and protect the skin. These treatments may be used alone or in addition to depigmenting treatments prescribed and/or carried out by a dermatologist.

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My routine for an even complexion (face)

Action against brown spots and/or pregnancy mask.

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Action against brown spots, wrinkles and loss of skin firmness.

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Action to help prevent and reduce the harmful effects of the sun.

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