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Sometimes affectionately called stork bites or angel kisses, salmon patches are reddish or pink patches that are often found above the hairline at the back of the neck, on the eyelids or between the eyes. These marks are caused by collections of capillary blood vessels close to the skin.

Salmon patches on the forehead, eyelids or between the eyes usually fade with time. Those on the nape of the neck usually don't fade but are covered by hair. Salmon patches don't require any type of treatment.