[Medical makeup: the correction of hyperpigmentation disorders]

Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2012 Nov;139 Suppl 3:S119-24. doi: 10.1016/S0151-9638(12)70122-9.
[Article in French]


Medical makeup corrects skin tone imperfections with dermo-cosmetic products, which bring together tolerance efficacy, colour neutralization and sun protection. Highly suitable for imperfections caused by hyperpigmentation, it allows patients affected by these disorders to cover them up effectively and discretely, giving them a better quality of life.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Cosmetics / therapeutic use*
  • Esthetics
  • Humans
  • Hyperpigmentation / diagnosis
  • Hyperpigmentation / etiology
  • Hyperpigmentation / psychology
  • Hyperpigmentation / therapy*
  • Quality of Life / psychology
  • Skin Pigmentation
  • Sunscreening Agents / therapeutic use


  • Cosmetics
  • Sunscreening Agents