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A 25-year-old male asked:

really bad dark circles (appears black, not purple) around eyes/extended down near ears so looks like a mask. brown skinned. had problem for years?

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Dr. Jessica Allan
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Melasma?: A centrofacial malar or mandibular distribution of muddy brown to Grey hyper pigmentation. Go to a Dermatologist for treatment options. The goal of the treatment is to fade the existing hyper pigmentation and prevent further pigmentation. There are many treatments available.

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Last updated Jan 20, 2016

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