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5 Inducing Factors For Vitiligo


5 inducing factors of vitiligoVitiligo is a very common pigment loss skin disease, it caused by the melanocyte function disappear. The vitiligo can occur in any part of the body and in any age. The symptoms of vitiligo is white spot. The harms of vitiligo is quite great, it not only will damage the appearance of the patients, it also will bring about many influences on their daily life and hit the patient’s heart. There are 5 inducing factors for vitiligo.

1. External injuries.

The external injuries in the daily life not only might cause the part of the skin become white, it also might cause the white spots far away from the wounds. It’s onset mechanism is the melanocyte damaged and induce the immunity function disorder and finally induce vitiligo. The external injuries also might induce the anti melanin antibodies appear in large amount and damage the healthy pigment cells around it and cause the pigment loss in the wounds.

2. Over exposure to the sunlight.

Over exposure to the sunlight or sunburns might induce vitiligo. The vitiligo is quite easy to appear on the exposure areas and the deeper skin color areas. The ultraviolet ray in the sunlight can make the melanocyte in the skin tissues hyper functioned and damage the melanocyte itself.

3. Not pay enough attention to the diet.

Vitiligo patients had better pay enough attention to their diet in their daily life. Too much VC can inhibit the dopa oxidation and restore the formed melanin in the skin into the colorless substances and water soluble gum like substances and decrease the formation of melanin in the skin. The trace elements are the important substances in the melanin synthesis process, it undertake the effects of protect the melanocyte from damaging by the heavy metal substances. Long term improper diet easy to cause the nutrition unbalance in the body and decrease the content of trace elements in the body which finally can decrease the melanin synthesis and finally induce vitiligo onset.

4. Mental pressures.

Too much mental stress also might induce vitiligo. There are many factors might induce mental stress such as car accidents, economic factors, family dispute, lovelorn, unemployment, entrance examination and etc all might cause the mental pressures. The emotional responses to these emergencies are consternation, anxiety, sleepless and etc.

5. Genetic factors.

Vitiligo have certain genetic factors. But not every vitiligo patients with genetic factor background will get vitiligo, vitiligo is a skin disease with complex causes.

These 5 factors are the common factors might induce vitiligo, wish it can help you better.


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