Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra is a skin condition that appears as a multitude of dark coloured, benign growths which occur frequently in people of African American origin. It is easy to recognize a dermatosis papulosa nigra skin condition after the multiple, small, hyperpigmented and asymptomatic papules on the face of African and the fitzpatric 4 skin type people mainly.

DPN is also known to resemble the seborrheic keratoses, another type of benign skin condition that causes cosmetic problems.