Skin darkening & Thinning

My skin is getting darkening & Thinning of skin on legs & hands & unwanted hairs on face since last 3 years
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Hi, greetings. Hair in unwanted places like - the face - constitutes hirsuitism. The common cause of this is PCOS apart from hereditary and idiopathic causes. The following will help you. 1. See a qualified dermatologist near you 2. Consider investigations to rule out PCOS 3. Undergo laser hair reduction - its very safe- if done by qualified dermatologists/under their guidance, will require minimum 6-8 sittings, depending on hair thickness and the machine used. 4. Take treatment/ dietary changes/ weight reduction for PCOS management as advised. 5. Use a sunscreen regularly and a good mosituriser at bed time. hope this helps. Further queries can be sent on follow up private chat.
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