{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Shades of Frustration: Understanding the Histologic Variation of, and Topical Treatment Options for, Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients With Acne Vulgaris

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Explain the physiology of melanogenesis.
  2. Assess a patient with postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH).
  3. Choose treatments for patients with PIH.
  4. Identify potential complications of the use of hydroquinone.
Price: $20.00


  • ANCC 2.0 CH / 2.0 APH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: JDNA0321C
Published: Mar/Apr 2021
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Mary Hoff, MSN, NP