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A 30-year-old female asked:

i sometimes get these red inflammations on my butt and when they heal they leave a hiperpigmentation what is it? how can i remove the mark?!

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Irritation: from folliculitis or hair follicle inflammation can cause skin color changes: sorry, they will not go away on their own.

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