Everyone has experienced hyperpigmentation an overproduction of melanin at some point throughout their lives, whether they’ve noticed it or not. As common as this condition is among all different skin types, it’s important to note that it can take different forms and vary in appearance. What type you have can contribute to how long the blemishes will last, what you should do to treat it, and what lifestyle changes you can make to help. As such, knowing the different types of hyperpigmentation and what kind you have is key to correcting the damage to your complexion.