Болезни, от которых появляется нездоровый цвет лица

The tone of the skin is affected by lifestyle, profession, nutrition and habits, lack of sleep and the environment, even stress and heredity. In addition to common causes, there are diseases that provoke an unhealthy complexion. An experienced doctor during the first examination of the patient can immediately suspect problems in a particular area in the body if he notices an earthy, cyanotic, yellow or green complexion in the patient.

In an article on Estet-portal.com, we will consider how an unhealthy complexion is associated with diseases and decipher the map of diseases by skin tone.

What does the term "unhealthy complexion" mean

This concept refers to the color deviations of human skin. Ideally, when a person does not complain of pain or discomfort and feels great, the skin tone will be in the range of pink, beige and yellow, a healthy blush on the cheeks may appear. Each organism develops and functions in its own way, therefore the skin color will be & nbsp; vary depending on individual performance.

In Chinese medicine, there are 5 unhealthy skin tones: white, black and green – mean pain, red and yellow – fullness, white – absence.

For each of the five skin colors, organ problems are distributed:

  • red color – it's a heart,
  • white – pulmonary system,
  • black – kidneys,
  • yellow – spleen,
  • green – liver.

Map of diseases and unhealthy complexion  

Dark complexion is characterized by ailments associated with the thyroid gland, liver, adrenal glands, heart. If an unhealthy complexion is observed in the direction of a uniform dark shade, this may mean adrenal insufficiency, the development of renal pathologies, bacterial endocarditis.

If the face is covered with blurry brown spots, this characterizes malfunctions of the thyroid gland. When the face is covered with dark spots, and besides, the patient constantly feels numbness of the fingers, cold extremities, "goosebumps" on the body – these are sure signs of systemic scleroderma.

Leopard syndrome is characterized by the appearance of dark brown spots. Well-defined spots on the skin may be a symptom of nevus syndrome.

Black spots on the skin

Black spots near the cheekbones and wings of the nose or on the entire face indicate a violation of the functioning of the kidneys and bladder. Blackness may appear due to a decrease in the amount of vitamin B group – PP or nicotinic acid. This disease is called pellagra. Also, dark almost black spots appear due to hypersensitivity to ultraviolet radiation – xeroderma pigmentosa.


Blue complexion

This shade may appear during treatment with Kordaron. In addition, a blue complexion may be the result of the development of cardiopulmonary diseases:

  • heart failure;
  • asthma;
  • acute pneumonia;
  • tuberculosis;
  • pulmonary embolism;
  • a sharp drop in blood pressure;
  • heart defects;
  • chronic bronchitis;
  • pleurisy;
  • pneumothorax.

Redness of the skin

Often, red spots on the face give out a person who abuses alcohol. In addition, redness of the skin on the face may indicate the development of:

  • arterial hypertension;
  • erythrocytosis;
  • carbon monoxide poisoning;
  • allergic reaction;
  • rosacea;
  • scarlet fever;
  • pneumonia;
  • sinusitis.


Earthy skin tone

An unhealthy complexion (earthy and gray undertones) may not always be indicative of a problem. Most likely to "earn" this color, if you do not get enough sleep, abuse cigarettes and alcohol, be constantly in a suffocating room, eat harmful foods and lead a wrong lifestyle.

It is possible that sallow skin color may be the first symptom:

  • thyroid dysfunction;
  • oncological nature of the disease;
  • sepsis;
  • HIV infections.

Read also: The best method for removing age spots on the face and body

Excessive pallor

Paleness of the skin is characteristic of those people who often diet, fast, eat little healthy food, drink little fluids.

An unhealthy complexion and pallor speak of such possible diseases and pathological conditions:

  • associated with blood loss (ectopic pregnancy, ulcer, endometriosis, internal bleeding);
  • vasospasm (angina pectoris, cancer, heart defects, aortic aneurysm);
  • diabetes mellitus;
  • anemia.

An unhealthy complexion is the first "call" of the body due to the pathological development of the disease. Great attention should be paid to the causes of the appearance of a yellow complexion, which may be associated with jaundice. It is possible and necessary to prevent the further development of many diseases by consulting a doctor in a timely manner.

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