Vitiligo is a common condition that affects 1 – 2% of the population. It is characterised by depigmentation (total loss of pigment with white patches). It can affect any part of the body in particular joints, around the eyes, around the mouth and genitalia.

Treatment Options

Avoidance of sunburn

Sun protection and suncreen 50+

Topical steroid cream

Topical tacrolimus ointment


Narrow band UVB

Whole body depigmentation considered for widespread disease