Ethnic Skin: Global Beauty
The ethnic population of patients seeking treatment for their skin is ever increasing.
Ethnic skin includes includes patients from various backgrounds such as Latino, African-American, Indian, Asian, and those of Middle-Eastern descent.
Many skin conditions, such as keloids, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, and melasma are more common in certain ethnic backgrounds.
Risks for skin cancer can vary from group to group. It is important that these concerns be recognized and addressed specifically with each patient.
Depending on you skin type and concerns, treatment regimens need to be customized for each person.
Dr. Houshmand has had extensive training and experience treating ethnic skin and the various conditions that are exclusive to this diverse group.