Reason for the causes of vitiligo is unknown, but it doesn’t appear to be inherited. Most patients with vitiligo condition don’t have a family history of the disorder. The family history of such condition may increase the changes
It’s believed that vitiligo is an autoimmune disease, where disorder body’s immune system is attacking your own skin cells. The autoimmune disorder may be the cause of root in some of the people.
Vitiligo is not contagious, nor life-threatening. But, vitiligo can be life-altering. Some people develop low self-esteem. Genetic skin disease Vitiligo which resulting white patches on the skin. It develops at any stage of age and continuously progressive.
The exact cause of the disease is not known but genetic, immunologic, and biochemical.
Though no effect on the body is seen, the psychological and social disturbance is known. Patches are more visible on the dark skin, which is not like most of the ladies and even men also. So people with vitiligo white patch saw more stressed.
Vitiligo treatment can be done in following ways.
Cream for the affected skin to correct pigmentation changes like steroid creams.
Medicine such as calcineurin inhibitors
Chemical peeling also helps
The latest way to treat is through the laser, Narrowband UVB phototherapy.