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A 22-year-old female asked:

On my bikini area, it looks like a mild form of acanthosis. my derm said there's nothing i can do. i'm very pale and that skin is dark in comparison. ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Likely normal: Genital skin in darker than other areas in all people. It is not a disorder.
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