PigmentationEvery woman wants flawless and perfect complexion but due to hormonal changes, free radicals and sun damage can make her skin patchy and pigmented. Pigmentation is a light or dark patches surrounding the skin.
When the melanin cells become damaged or unhealthy than they increase the production of melanin into the skin and give you a patchy pigment. It affects every skin type. It is due to over sun exposure, leads you towards the aging and dull complexion.
Types of pigmentation which occurs on the face:
- 1. Freckles: It occurs due to sun exposure. It is more common for those who have pale skin types, blue eyes, and red hair.
- 2. Solar lentigos: it also occurs in a prominent area of the face, bak and hand due to sun exposure.
- 3. Melisma: it occurs due to both hormonal and sun exposure. It affects mostly on face.
- 4. Post-inflammatory: it occurs due to an inflammation on the skin like burns, cut, injury, acne, or lupus.
Treatment for pigmentation:There are different treatments for pigmentation includes:
- Chemical peels
- Q switch Nd:Yag laser
The treatment is depends on the types of pigmentation and it must have to treated under experts and this information might be less for you.
If you want to go for pigmentation treatment make sure to consult with a dermatologist, will explain to you everything in detail...