Ask Alexis: Our Resident Dermatologist Helps a Reader With Hyperpigmentation

After sound skin advice? We know exactly where to find it: our monthly columnist, dermatologist Alexis Granite, MD. In each instalment of Ask Alexis, Granite answers one reader’s burning skin query or concern with helpful, easy-to-understand, fundamentally reliable advice. This week, Granite responds to Rebecca, who developed a patch of hyperpigmentation on her cheek after giving birth.