Dark spots, or so-called hyperplasia, appear when, in some areas, the skin produces a more significant amount of melanin since it is the dye of melanin that gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes. These dark spots appear for multiple reasons, such as exposure to sunlight, hormonal changes in the body, or appearing as side-effects of some drugs, such as the antibiotic called Tetracycline.
Dark spots also vary in size and color intensity, including freckles, appearing as scars for acne, age, or other reasons that make the skin not uniformed. Fortunately, there are medical and natural solutions to get rid of these stains.
The use of medicinal products :
The most lotions standard medical treatment for dark spots on the skin are creams that contain hydroquinone and found in creams, in different concentrations, 2% or 3.4%, which is the second focus should not only be used to consult a dermatologist.
Hydroquinone concentrations were identified because of their risks and damage when used in high concentrations, some classified it as a toxic substance to the skin, so it should be used in the short term. Another medical preparation used to eliminate dark spots is the retinoid solution that exfoliates the skin and increases epidermal cells’ growth in a healthy mode. Simultaneously, it may increase the skin’s sensitivity to sunlight. It is recommended to apply sunscreen before sun exposure during use.