Supplement of vitamins (vitamin C, vitamin B12), minerals, botanicals, folic acid, alpha-lipoic acid, ginkgo biloba may be helpful.
Hospitalization for mental health disorders occurred more commonly in those with vitiligo. Associated mental health disorders included anxiety, depression, suicidal risk, alcohol-realated disorders.
Vititio is not dangerous but affects the quality of life
Cosmetic camouflage can be beneficial for patients with vitiligo affecting exposed areas such as the face, neck and hands. Camouflage products include foundation-based cosmetics and self-tanning products containing dihydroxyacetone (DHA)-based. DHA-based products are most popular because they provide lasting color for up to several days and are not immediately rubbed off onto clothing. Tattooing or […]
Include repigmentation and depigmentation therapy: Repigmentation therapy when vitiligo involving <50 percent of the TBSA. Topical treatment: high-potency and mid-potency topical corticosteroids, topical calcineurin inhibitors, phototherapy: NB-UVB, PUVA, laser excimer 308nm, vitamin D analogs Systemic treatment: systemic corticosteroid, afamelanotide, janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor therapy, CD20 mab, statins, minnocycline, low dose cytokines and growth factors. Surgical […]
Onset at any age, more 50% between the age of 10 and 30 years old. Can appear after severe sunburn, pregnancy, skin trauma, oremotional stress. The lesion are well-defined white macules on the skin, vary in size from a few millimeters to many centimeters, usually have borders well-demarcated from the surrounding normal skin, no scale, no […]