I am black and have black dots all over my body. They’re not caused by shaving/waxing/ingrown-hairs.They’re flat and the hairs on my body uproot from them. It is an ugly site and has limited my confidence. Hopefully you have a solution to get rid of them. PS. I feel that Im overly hairy especially as a female for I have hair EVERYWHERE on my body + AND ive had these dots since i was a kid.
How to Get Rid of Black Dots on Dark Skin?
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Dark spots all over tne body
It appears from the picture that these markings may be a normal pigmentary pattern on you. Many people with dark skin have darker skin around the hair follicles especially on the extremities. This finding may also represent a condition called keratosis pilaris--another harmless condition that is challenging to treat.
Melarase creams in the UK
Correction of dark pigmentation on the skin can be performed with Melarase AM and Melarase PM creams.
Raffy Karamanoukian MD FACS
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