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What is post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation?

Have you ever noticed a dark spot on your skin after a bad pimple, or scratch? These spots might actually be post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. This condition is caused by pigment that is left behind in areas of the body that have been previously affected by injuries or skin disorders.

post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation

Treat post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation with the correct methods help reduce the chance of permanent scarring. Dr. Johnson can examine you and determine what the best course of action for your particular case. Treatments for this disorder can range from chemical peels to microdermabrasion. These treatments both require monthly sessions over the course of 4-6 months.

Contact us to see if what treatments might work for you!