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Pigmentation is caused by UV exposure, genetics or hormonal changes; resulting in uneven skintone and unwanted darker patches of skin.

Treatments for Pigmentation

Pigmentation increases over time and appears as moles, freckles, melasma or patches of darker skin. It occurs anywhere on the body but is more prominent in areas that are more exposed to the sun such as the face, hands and arms. Sun exposure and hormonal changes are the main cause of uneven skin tone that many would prefer not to have. By resurfacing the skin with peels, tretinoin, and lasers, the pigmentation is worn down and its appearance is reduced.

The application of SPF50 daily is vital to maintain results and prevent the further development of pigmentation.

SYMPTOMS of Pigmentation

  • Patches of darker skin
  • A cluster of freckles or a mask-like formation of darker skin

CAUSES of Pigmentation

  • Scarring
  • Long-term UV exposure
  • Hormonal changes like pregnancy
  • Hormonal therapy

Prevention of Pigmentation

By avoiding long-term sun exposure and a daily application of quality sunscreen. We recommend a sunscreen with the strength of SPF50.

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