10 Common Causes of Skin Discoloration to Watch Out For

Medically Reviewed by Carolin Schneider, MD

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Skin discoloration is a common health issue that takes place when your skin begins to change color due to a medical condition or something in your environment that irritates it. In some cases, discoloration can be benign, or harmless. In other cases, it can mean you have an underlying disease or health condition that requires treatment. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the most common causes of skin discoloration, along with some of their treatments.