Pityriasis Alba: Prevention and Complications

Prevention Tips

  • Maintain good general health and immunity
  • Any patch if present has to be thoroughly examined first
  • Avoid application of any unconfirmed tropical medication on skin
  • Use of synthetic clothes are to be avoided
  • Avoid excess intake of sour things
  • Avoid alcohol and smoking

Watch Out

  • White patch on the skin
  • Hair on the patches become white

When to See Doctor

Consult your doctor if areas of your skin, hair or eyes lose colour.

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