My Spots Came Back!

This was a true test for me. I had to dig down into the archives of advice that I’ve given to so many people, so many times: stay positive, it’s just your body giving you a sign, you can heal, … It’s not that I doubted anything that I’ve ever said, but I was now […]

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Treatment Options

If you have been diagnosed with Vitiligo you are probably aware of the many treatments available at your disposal. The vast majority of them are not recommended by ethical doctors because they are created to take advantage of the desperation some Vitiligo patients go through after their initial diagnosis. This period generally doesn’t last long […]

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Types of Vitiligo

The reality of Vitiligo is it is not fully understood so the diagnosis and prognosis you get from your doctor is not final. Your condition can spread slowly or at a quicker pace or not spread at all, it can also go into remission with pigmentation returning without ever leaving any signs you ever had […]

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Diagnosis of Vitiligo

As soon as you notice the first spot of skin with discoloration get in touch with your doctor to get the right diagnosis. Your doctor will ask questions and perform tests to rule out other disorders to determine if you have Vitiligo. Other conditions such as piebaldism, tuberous sclerosis, Ito’s hypomelanosis and pityriasisversicolor can mimic […]

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What Causes Vitiligo?

The precise cause of Vitiligo is not known and there are theories indicating it could be related to genetic and non-genetic factors, immunological disorders, substances toxic to Melanocytes, heredity or stress and trauma. It must be said none of these theories have been proven to have a caused Vitiligo conclusively. To understand what takes place […]

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