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Is skin pigmentation problem hereditary ?

I have a dark circle in my cheeks; I thought it was due to skin problem But even my son ( 5 month old) is having similar problem, which i am able to observe Is it hereditary? pls help to know how to get clear of it.
Asked On : Thu, 26 May 2011
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many skin condition are heredity in nature
as u have problem ur child has more chance to have it
avoid sun exposure
use sun screen twice a day
there are creams that can be taken after dermatologist prescription
Answered: Tue, 31 May 2011
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