Chemotherapy treatment can cause dryness, itching, burning, sensitivity, hyper-pigmented, dark discoloration.
However, this darkening may occasionally be permanent.
Hyper-pigmentation from chemotherapy drugs may be generalized or it may occur in specific areas, such as:
- Around the joints
- Under the nails
- In the mouth Along the vein used to infuse chemotherapy
- Under areas compressed by tape or dressings In the hair (horizontal bands in light haired individuals)
- In the hair (horizontal bands in light haired individuals)
How is hyper-pigmentation treated
The Light Skincare products are safe for use after chemotherapy treatment for most localized and superficial hyper-pigmentation treatment. Our products are safe, non toxic, gentle and effective for the most sensitive and delicate skin concerns.