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If the discolouration is without itching then this is likely to be acanthosis nigricans or pseudoacanthosis nigricans if you are obese.If they are itchy it is likely to be neurodermatitis.Suggest weight reduction along with Depiwhite body milk or Bioderma body emulsion twice daily.If you are obese oral metformin 500mg twice daily to reduce insulin resistance to be taken for 3 months.Thanks.
This history makes it clear that this is nothing but post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Suggest Depiwhite body milk or Bioderma body emulsion twice daily.Avoid steroid creams as eventhough they may lighten the skin will leave striae or stretch marks which is difficult to get rid of.Thanks.
It contains plant derived skin lightening and moisturising agents and is safe on the flexures.It is available online.It can be applied and allowed to dry.Thanks.
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