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Our skin colour is made from colour forming cells called melanin. Melanin is produced by melanocytes in a process called melanogenesis. Melanin is made within small membrane bound packages called melanosomes.
As they become full of melanin, they are transferred to keratinocytes (skin cells which eventually die and shed away). Continue reading The Truth about Pigmentation Problems and How to Manage
What is Vitiligo?
Vitiligo is when pigmentation is loss from the skin. It is thought that this is mainly due to the body’s own immune system attacking the colour forming cells called the melanocyte.