When skincare users think of hyperpigmentation, it tends to come with negative connotations and stereotypes in the industry. In reality, hyperpigmentation isn’t necessarily a bad diagnosis or something to be overly concerned with. In many instances, the causes of hyperpigmentation aren’t due to an individual’s personal hygiene or lifestyle habits, but rather external circumstances that are out of our control.
That being said, no one wants a hyperpigmentation diagnosis and if these symptoms begin to appear, most would want them gotten rid of faster than their arrival. If you find that your skin is producing a reaction to external stressors, it’s best to find the root cause of the issue in the beginning so you know what necessary steps to take regarding your skincare routine and so you don’t have future occurrences of hyperpigmentation.