The sun is the single biggest cause of Melasma and best treated with Cosmelan. Heat can make your broken blood vessels worse and V-Beam often helps this condition. Best, Dr. Green
I'm aware melasma is not one factor. Generally I'm told it's sun, hormones/progesterone, genetics but what about heat?
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Heat and melasma.
Risk factors for melasma
All of these are factors contributing to melasma. The goal is early treatment to prevent longterm stimulation of the pigment cells.
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