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What Other Conditions Did You Get After Getting Vitiligo?

What Other Conditions Did You Get After Getting Vitiligo?

I’m wondering what other conditions people got after being diagnosed with vitiligo. Or before for that matter. I’ve seen some discussions of psoriasis. What other conditions did you get? Did they come before or after the vitiligo?

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

Diabetes and Essential Thromboliciema

posted about 2 months ago

Has Anyone Had 100 % Of Their Pigment Leave....them Years Later Start To Reappear A Little?

Has Anyone Had 100 % Of Their Pigment Leave....them Years Later Start To Reappear A Little?

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

Absolutely. I have large patches on my lower legs/shins for about 15 years. I have taken photos of different areas over past 3 years and have a lots and… read more

posted 7 months ago

What Type Of Makeup Best Covers Vitiligo?

What Type Of Makeup Best Covers Vitiligo?

I have tried Dermablend. I don't like it because it turns my skin orange. HELP!

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

Any good sunscreen with color?

posted 5 days ago

Hair Dye?

Hair Dye?

Hi, I’ve been told over the years not to use hair dye that contains hydrogen peroxide but at my last visit to my Derm (who happens to specialize in oncology) he said I could go ahead and have it done with any hair dye. What’s the latest science? Thank you all.

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

I’m not either. Am I allowed to post the name here of what I’m using? It’s not quite the same since it’s deposit only, but better than nothing. I let my… read more

posted 5 months ago

Does Vitiligo Put Us At Risk For Other Diseases, And If So, Which?

Does Vitiligo Put Us At Risk For Other Diseases, And If So, Which?

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

Actually science is showing that Vitiligo is more of a deterrent for skin cancer. Because of the auto immune factor our immune disease fights off… read more

posted 2 months ago

Narrowband UVB Light Therapy

Narrowband UVB Light Therapy

Can anyone tell me if they have used light therapy and the success rate? Thanks

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

I have used light therapy.. its good for few days only didn’t work for me . As I stopped taking light the spots reappeared.

posted 7 months ago

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

I would like to find help with my vitiligo

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

You might find this new clinical trial education center useful. https://www.myvitiligoteam.com/resources/vitili...

posted 9 months ago
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