Quite a few patients suffering from sudden facial darkening usually come to me with shock and anguish. They carry an old photograph to show the contrast then and now! What is it that causes the skin to suddenly turn dark? It is a condition called Lichen Planus Pigmentosus. The pigmentation usually starts suddenly and involves sun exposed areas like the face, neck, arms and elbow folds. Certain hair dyes, even those which are henna based have been found to trigger this condition. The condition if left untreated can run a long and progressive course. Early detection of the trigger is as essential as early treatment of the pigmentation
Dr. Pranjal Shamsher is the first Skin Doctor in Bangalore to offer natural, non-surgical and non-invasive treatments for skin disorders. With over 25 years of experience in the field Dermatology, she has devised a unique Multi-Therapy approach to treat the most stubborn, obstinate and long-standing skin disorders with a skin-friendly and 100% side-effect free results. Her integrated and Multi-Therapy approach has helped many chronic disease sufferers to recover safely without any side-effects.