If you have a condition that makes your skin very pale, such as albinism or something else along those lines then Translucent Skin may occur. The blue and purple veins can be seen through this type of delicate looking texture which is why it’s called “translucent.”
Main Causes of Translucent Skin
If your skin is Translucent means you have less Melanin in the Skin. Melanin pigment help to gives color to the hair, eye, and human skin.
If your skin has less Pigment or no Pigment means you or your skin is diagnosed as depigmented.
|tinea Versicolor||Ehlers Danlos Syndrome|
|Some medication includes topical steroids||Vitiligo|
It may depend on other factors like genetics. If your mother or father anyone has this type of skin condition, you have probably inherited it from them.
Some other causes of This Types of Skin
In Our body, the skin is naturally thinner areas includes hands, wrists, and eyelids.
Aging, Sunlight, alcohol or smoking, and medication are the other causes.
Translucent Skin look Like
This Skin condition appears all over the body but you can notice more in areas near the skin of the Veins. The area is
|top of feet||ribs|
Can I able to treat Translucent Skin?
In very few cases you can treat this type of skin condition. If you have a fungal infection like tinea versicolor. You can treat it by taking antifungal drugs that can be used to treat hypopigmentation.
Is Tanning Help Me?
No, this process will not work or it is not good for your body. United States Food and Drug Administration did not recommend Tanning.
Tanning booths or Ultraviolet rays from the sun can increase the melanin level in your skin. Your skin becomes darker but actually, it is a sign of damage.
Instead of increase melanin level in your body, you should regularly practice protecting your skin from the Sun. You follow the below mention process.
|If possible avoid the sun||According to the direction you can use sunscreens|
|Whenever you go outdoors try to cover your skin||Wear a full shirt for a long time sun exposure on water|
|Wear a guard on your face and head|
If you feel very embarrassed about your skin condition, you can use a self-tanner. You can also consult with your dermatologist about which cosmetics are good for you.
There are so many people in the world with Translucent skin. You can contact and communicate with them with the help of online questions and answers related to platforms like Quora, Facebook, and many more. If you have any question-related skin condition you can submit your question or you know the answer you can reply to them.
You can also join the Facebook group related to Translucent Skin and share your knowledge and experience with other people.
How to Diagnosed
If this skin condition first time appears in your body you can contact your doctor immediately. For diagnosed tests includes
|Skin Scraping||Skin biopsy|
|Wood lamp||Visual Check|