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Why is my eyebrow so white

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Why is my eyebrow so white
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
File attached (21T633G)
Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

Hi there kindly answer following questions for further advice:

Age?

Past medical history?

Any medicines using?

Smoking and alcohol?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
34, I got vitiligo on my groin. No medicine being used. Do not smoke or drink
Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

The eyebrow hairs get their color from a pigment called 'melanin', which is synthesized by our skin. When the balance between two certain chemicals present in this pigment gets disrupted, the hairs of the eyebrows start losing their color and turn white. Very common in patients who have vitiligo

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
this is vitiligo
Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

Yes most likely

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Will it spread further
Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

You cannot predict about it. Best would be to have a discussion with skin specialist if they can help you with some creams especially steroids to prevent it furrher

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Ok thanks
Expert:  Zee J replied 12 days ago.

Best of luck