And you may have to try more than one approach or a combination of approaches before you find the treatment that works best for you.
Even if treatment is successful for a while, the results may not last or new patches may appear.
Even if you've had the disease since you were a child, you may be more conscious of your depigmented spots now than you were before.
You may be worried about other people noticing, and about how they will react to you.
Many centuries went by and vitiligo continued to be one of the most important depigmentation ailments worldwide provoking discrimination or segregation in certain cultures, where affected individuals were unable to get jobs or even become married most probably based upon ancient religious beliefs.
Your body is beginning to change from a child's into the body of the man or woman you will become as an adult.By 1400 BC white leprosy spots were called Sveta khushtha in the Atharva Veda and in 1200 BC Japanese Shinto prayers described depigmentation in the Amarakosa.