Melasma

 

Also called chloasma facei, or mask of pregnancy. It is a tan or dark skin discoloration. It is particularly common in women who are pregnant and those who take oral or patch contraceptive or hormone replacement therapy medications.

 


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Structure of the skin

 

 

 

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