Do not take Vit C
My dermatologist has suggested the protective clothing to aid in sun coverage the clothing lines are through, Columbia, and Coolibar. Please share any other sites and or suggestions.
I'm Daniel and have just joined here. I got diagnosed with generalized Vitiligo. I have it on my hands, too.
I'll have to wear sterile gloves at work (medical sector).
I've read about potentially harmful ingredients in Latex gloves (phenols) that can aggravate Vitiligo on the hands.
Apparently molecules containing an aromatic ring or Sulhydryl groups are potentially dangerous.
I'm starting to believe that sterile Nitrile gloves are… read more
There are gloves to protect your skin but they are very expensive it is site online called fox glove protection for vitiligo. I have about 4 pair of them but they are expensive
I dread the summer now that it will be hot sun and beaches but unfortunately not for me because of my Vitiligo!!😥 l have had it for 29 years!
So true first world problem....as part of a performance award in my corporate role, will get to go to a resort in Mexico. I ought to be thrilled. Yet, my anxiety over how to not be "the weird one" and avoid the sun on the beach while trying to be part of the group has me a bit stressed. Self imposed anxiety, right? Anyone else have universal vitiligo and try to "fit in" on a flipping beach? Lol...
I have vitiligo and it is not very advanced. If I wanted to have universal vitiligo, would it be possible? For example, will this happen if I use drugs that suppress melanin production?