Pigmentation & Uneven Skin Tone are also known has hyper-pigmentation. This condition is another one that is very difficult to treat due usually in part to the longevity of the problem.They are generally more commonly seen on older skin.
What causes pigmentation and uneven skin tone?
Exposure to the sun and the UV rays are a big factor
Age spots are caused by UV exposure during teenage years. They often show up on the hands and face
Chloasma/Melasma are both types of pigmentation closely related to hormonal changes such as the contraceptive pill, pregnancy and menopause.
Post Inflammatory Pigmentation is caused by damage or trauma like spots, ingrown hairs, picking the skin and scars that can lead to the skin being exposed to more light, leading to post inflammatory pigmentation.
Solutions to Pigmentation and Uneven Skin Tone
Keep out of the sun or protect your skin from the skin. Repair the skin cells using skin loving Vitamins such as Vitamin A and C.