melasma melasma

Definition(s):

  • (n) a tan discoloration of a woman's face that is associated with pregnancy or with the use of oral contraceptives

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  • Downtown Dermatology Informs Columbus Community About Melasma

    Melasma is a common skin condition that is characterized by patchy brown or gray-brownish discoloration on the face or other areas of the body that are exposed to a lot of sun. If you are experiencing symptoms of melasma from this past summer or would like to find out more about this skin condition, treatment and prevention, contact Downtown Dermatology at http://columbusdowntownderm.com ...
    on September 4, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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  • "The single most important way to prevent melasma is to properly protect your skin from sun," Dr. Doris Day told WCBS. "And this means that if you're going for a car ride, if you're going for a quick walk around the block, or even if you're...
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Doris Day Source: CBS 11

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