Sun damage, wound healing, hormonal changes or excessive melanin (the compound that gives color to eyes, skin, and hair) production in some parts of the skin than usual causes painless spots and marks on the skin are called dark spots.
Causes Of Dark Spots
The problem of dark spots occurs due to
Exposure to harmful UV rays emitted from the sun without protection can develop dark spots.
A skin condition that leads to small patches or discolouration due to hormonal changes in the body.
Certain medications can trigger the problem of skin pigmentation which leads to dark spots.
Skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, injury and acne cause inflammation that leads to dark spots.
Old wounds, injuries, burn or insect bites marks can turn into dark spots when exposed to the sun.
Excessive application of cosmetic creams on our skin may irritate the skin that causes dark patches.
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