Vitiligo is an unnatural skin condition, in which white patches appear on the skin due to a loss of pigmentation. 1 to 2% of the total populations with all kinds of skin color are affected by it, however the condition is more visible on people with darker complexion. The condition is not contagious. With the fact that it can be caused at any age the Vitiligo treatment should be started as soon as possible. The causes, symptoms and treatment;
The pigment that gives color to the skin, hair and eyes is called Melanin, the destruction of which causes Vitiligo. The presence of the following disease in one body is likely to cause Vitiligo;
- Addison’s disease
- Pernicious anemia
- Sunburns, stress and exposure to chemicals affecting the skin.
- Disorder of the immune system.
People who suffer from this condition are likely to have social and psychological distress. They might …