Vitiligo is an autoimmune condition, which only affects the skin pigmentation. There is very little awareness about the condition, which affects one in 100 people worldwide.
For most women, skin woes are a reoccurring nightmare. Vitiligo is an autoimmune condition, which only affects the skin pigmentation. Apart from some cases where the discolored patches on the skin are sensitive to sun, and hence people need to load up on sun screen; there is absolutely no other affect that Vitiligo has on any other body functions or organs. However, Vitiligo has more of a emotional and psychological stress on the person, as compared to its physical effects. The main symptom of vitiligo is depigmentation, which is most prominently found on the face, hands and wrists.