In addition to the hormonal factor, due to the hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy, there are other factors that may make women more likely to develop melasma or chloasma during pregnancy. Among them, we can mention:
- Genetic predisposition.
- Sun exposure.
- Dark complexion.
However, all the mechanisms that could be responsible for the appearance of these brown spots in pregnancy remain unknown.
Read the full article on: Why do skin blemishes occur during pregnancy?How can they be prevented? ( 42).
By Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and inviTRA Staff.
Last Update: 05/11/2023