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What is a typically healthy skin color?

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Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Skin Color

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.

In brief: Skin Color

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Color of Skin

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.

In brief: Color of Skin

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Skin Color

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.

In brief: Skin Color

Your skin color is pre-determined based on the genes inherited from your parents.
Sun exposure, skin trauma, hormones, and chronic illness can affect the color of your skin as you age.
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology

In brief: Depends on race

Healthy skin color depends on the ethnicity or race of the individual.
Typically healthy skin is an even color without the presence of contrasting discolorations, lesions, signs of sun damage such as brown spots, broken blood vessels, blotchiness.

In brief: Depends on race

Healthy skin color depends on the ethnicity or race of the individual.
Typically healthy skin is an even color without the presence of contrasting discolorations, lesions, signs of sun damage such as brown spots, broken blood vessels, blotchiness.
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dr. M. Christine Lee
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