A summary is provided of the various causes of white spots on a person’s skin. Various causes are discussed and what leads to each case. Each cause that is discussed also provides information as the the possible treatments or solutions for each particular case. Also, it is recommended that any cases of white spots should be diagnosed by a healthcare professional and and treatment should be administered under the care of a healthcare professional familiar with the underlying causes and treatments of white spots on the skin.
- Tinea Versicolor is not worrisome because it isn’t contagious, dangerous or painful.
- Vitiligo is a little more serious because it could mean your immune system is compromised.
- Calcium-rich foods are essential for skin and bones so you should check with your doctor to see if white spots are caused by nutritional deficit before changing your diet.
“There are times when white spots on the skin are due to deficiency of calcium, vitamin D and vitamin E, which leads to the development of them.”