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What causes gray skin color
A 21-year-old female asked:
My hair is turning gray, dermatologist prescribed paba tablet does using this tablet also darken my skin color?
Dr. Glynis Ablonanswered
Dermatology 31 years experience
While this: product is used in sunscreen to block UV light and found in folic acid, It's ability to darken hair or treat vitiligo has mixed reviews. While I don't... Read More
3.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 25-year-old female asked:
Having grey hair means, stop in production of melanin? so is it goona effect skin color as well turning into white?
Dr. Michael Fisheranswered
Dermatology 34 years experience
Gray Hair ; Skin: Having your hair turn gray does not mean that your skin will also lighten.
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowleranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Patchy skin?: Irregular skin discoloration can be due to inflammation due to rashes, vascular changes, bacterial or fungal infections of skin, ^ or v in melanin pro... Read More
548 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 21-year-old male asked:
My skin color is getting darker and it very concerning for me cause only my skin is getting dark in family?
Dr. Rashed Hasananswered
Pediatric Critical Care 33 years experience
Pigmentation: progressive darkening of the skin especially when associated with pigmentation of oral mucosa and darkening of skin creases warrants evaluation for ad... Read More
2.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderonanswered
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: If you have had a previous burn or sun damage you may get skin color change. Most of the time the melanin in your skin is reacting to what injured i... Read More
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 31-year-old male asked:
Scarring on my face and back and when cuts heal they a dark an not my skin color. what is the cause of this, it never use to happen? is there and thing i can get to apply to my skin??
Dr. Bernard Seifanswered
Clinical Psychology 42 years experience
Scarring: You MAY have keloids, a type of over-healing after a cut. Please see your doctor, who may refer you to a dermatologist. Peace and good health.
157 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakuranswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 33 years experience
Sallow complexion: Dialysis shouldn't change the color of one's skin. As patients approach needing dialysis, the skin can turn a non-shiny yellow/brown, which is ca... Read More
4.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensingeranswered
Ophthalmology 54 years experience
Cosmesis: Band aids are made in several colors to blend in with the rest of the skin and not be too obvious. The color is cosmetic and has no medical purpose. ... Read More
5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Leeanswered
Dermatology 30 years experience
Melasma: Melasma is caused by hormones in women usually associated with pregnancy, oral contraceptives, hormonal replacement therapy, etc. It can appear brown,... Read More
6.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 28-year-old male asked:
I have a bump on my nose . its a skin color rasied bump on my nose. this bump causes no pain or breathing issues .
Dr. Robert Uyedaanswered
General Surgery 47 years experience
Probably nothing: if is asymptomatic. Show it to dermatologist just to be sure.
3.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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