Tips for Treating Vitiligo

from Dermatology Specialist Dr. Alicia Cool

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Dermatology specialist Dr. Alicia Cool with Advanced Dermatology PC Answers Questions about Vitiligo, Loss of Skin Pigmentation


Vitiligo isn’t contagious and it isn’t medically harmful but it can have serious consequences for emotional and psychological well-being.
Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2015

One to two million Americans suffer with a blotchy loss of skin color that is characteristic of the condition called vitiligo. It can affect anyone but is more noticeable in those with darker skin. “Vitiligo isn’t contagious and it isn’t medically harmful but it can have serious consequences for emotional and psychological well-being,” says dermatology specialist Dr. Alicia Cool with Advanced Dermatology, P.C. “And while we cannot cure it, we can treat it in ways that minimize or camouflage its cosmetic effects.”
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