Skin pigmentation is determined by melanin, a substance produced by melanocyte cells in the skin. Melanin absorbs UV light, thus protecting the body from its harmful effects. However, it is quite common for melanin to be excessively produced by the body leading to Skin pigmentation irregularities.
Skin coloration irregularities are relatively common. Pigmentation disorders like hyperpigmentation can make the skin appear lighter or darker, or blotchy in places and can affect people of all races. Pigmentation is can be caused by:
- Hormonal changes
- Sun damage
- Trauma to the skin
Treating pigmentation takes time. We would recommend a serious of treatments including chemical peels, Microneedling or Microdermabrasion, depending on your type of pigmentation. This, in combination with the correct home care regime will in due time provide you with the desired flawless skin you seek. ( here you can also link the treatments to the various pages on our website)
Please see our article on Types of Pigmentation(link to blog) here. If you’d like to get started on a journey to healthier skin immediately contact us for a Visia Consultation (link)so we can take a closer look at your skin and recommend a customized treatment plan to suite your needs.