A: Vitiligo Solutions Clinic, Level 2. 185 Moggill Road, Brisbane
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Vitiligo on the Body

Vitiligo can affect any part of the body, including the arms, legs, and commonly the chest, abdomen and back areas. The larger the area of de-pigmentation the longer it takes for skin re-colouring. Treatments such as phototherapy are ideal for larger areas of vitiligo.

 

Facts on vitiligo on the body

  • Vitiligo can affect any part of the body
  • Large white patches of vitiligo can take time to re-colour, in some cases up to 12 months
  • Smaller patches, such as facial vitiligo are easier to treat compared to large areas of vitiligo
  • Combination therapy with narrowband UVB and anti-inflammatory ointments work best
  • Prioritising areas of re-pigmentation is important if large areas of vitiligo are involved

 

Best treatments for vitiligo on the body

20 week re-pigmentation program

Creams for vitiligo

Phototherapy for vitiligo