melasma


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Noun1.melasma - a tan discoloration of a woman's face that is associated with pregnancy or with the use of oral contraceptives
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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melasma

n cloasma m, melasma m, paño (fam), manchas en la cara que aparecen durante el embarazo
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In our study, most of the patients (60%) had malar type of melasma while remaining had centro-facial type.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Melasma (Chlosma) - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Melasma (Chlosma) pipeline landscape.
Melasma is a common skin problem that is also known as 'chloasma.
To compare the efficacy of topical hydroquinone 2% and oral tranexamic acid 500mg daily in patients of melasma.
Melasma, for example, can be triggered by heat or UV light.
For example, if melasma has been caused by your Pill, it won't magically go away once you stop using it.
6] Hypopigmentation was also found as a complication of QS 1064-nm Nd:YAG when it was used for melasma and skin rejuvenation.
Ru Foster along with her partner, Craig Foster, decided to launch Bomibox after Ru's struggle with melasma and subsequent research into innovative skincare solutions to solve her own skin problem.
5) Other factors such as heredity and hormonal changes can also lead to abnormal melanin output as we age, resulting in pigmentation disorders like melasma.
Bergamot oil too should be avoided, as it will increase dark splotches on facial skin, causing unsightly melasma (mask of pregnancy).
The word melasma originates from the Greek word melas (muh-LAZ-muh) or dark is quite common in India and a major portion of patients attend to the Dermatology Clinics for the treatment of this condition.