Blemishes refer to dark marks or skin discoloration left behind due to acne whiteheads, blackheads or pimples. They usually develop on the face, back, chest or upper arms but generally can spread on any part of the body with hair follicles or pores. Since there are many different types of blemishes with many different causes, the treatment for each is a little different.
Common types include acne, scars, birthmarks, age spots, and an uneven skin tone. Use of the appropriate face wash, moisturizer and toner can go a long way in the management of blemishes to reduce the impact of the visual impact of the marks