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Why is the skin on my neck darkening?
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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Pigments
During pregnancy and the use of certain hormones like birth control pills, the body will produce more pigment.
This usually becomes apparent in the line below the belly button, around the eyes, and sometimes other areas of the body.

In brief: Pigments
During pregnancy and the use of certain hormones like birth control pills, the body will produce more pigment.
This usually becomes apparent in the line below the belly button, around the eyes, and sometimes other areas of the body.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Jeff Blixt
This could also be aconthrosis nigrans which is associated with insulin resistance, possible indicating an increase risk of diabetes in the future, it can be associated with obesity or polycystic ovarian syndrome in women
Dr. Patrick Weix
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Non pregnant ?
It could be associated with types of pre-diabetes.
See your doctor if no obvious cause.

In brief: Non pregnant ?
It could be associated with types of pre-diabetes.
See your doctor if no obvious cause.
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