Listed below are the top five treatments proven to treat hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is one of the most common concerns that we want addressed right away.
In order to choose the ideal treatment, there are some things to consider. First, your lifestyle should be taken into thought. Are you actively outdoors?Do you have time set aside away from work to heal? Have you considered the after care, are you will do deal with that? And most importantly what is your preference? Chemical peels may not be ideal for those who don't have the patience and time to let skin heal. If you have a goal of three months, then the lesser aggressive treatments that promise results over time may not be for you.
After you have narrowed down to three options of interest, I always recommended doing your homework (research). Look at before/after pictures, testimonals, and videos documenting the process to truly understand which is ideal for you. Once you've decided the treatment that is ideal for you, your preference, and lifestyle, then lock it in to get started right away!
A chemical peel is a technique used to improve and smooth the texture of the skin, and scarring can be improved. Chemical peels are intended to remove the outermost layers of the skin. To accomplish this task, the chosen peel solution induces a controlled injury to the skin.
Benefits: Pigmentation, Signs of Aging, Texture and Skin Tone, Acne Scarring, Melasma, Clearer Complexion, Stubborn Blemishes
-This treatment is not ideal for sensitive skin and pregnant women.
-7-14 days downtime which includes peeling or falking skin.
-Can be performed every 4-6 weeks depending on the peel strength.
-2-3 series may be needed to reach maximum results
Micro-needling, also known as Collagen Induction Therapy, is a one-of-a-kind, minimally invasive treatment that triggers your body's natural healing response. Micro-needling is a wonderful option for providing an overall healthier and more radiant appearance to the skin. It is also a safe, quick, and comfortable choice for all skin types.
Benefits: Pigmentation, Large Pores, Signs of Aging, Acne Scarring, Melasma, Improved Skin Tone and Texture, Skin Firmness, Stubborn Blemishes
-This treatment is ideal for all skin types and shades. But not ideal for pregnant women.
-3 days healing period which includes redness, sunburn characterisitcs, tightness of the face.
-Combined with Dermaplaning to maximize results.
-Can be performed every 4 weeks.
-2-3 series may be needed to reach maximum results.
A non-chemical, non-invasive treatment that uses a surgical scalpel to slough off "shave" dead and damaged skin cells. Removes 3-4 weeks of dead skin.
Benefits: Pigmentation, Large Pores, Signs of Aging, Brighter and Smoother skin, Improves skin texture and tone, removes vellus hairs (peach fuzz)
-Dermaplaning is ideal and gentle enough for all skin types including sensitive skin and pregnant women.
-Downtime, painless procedure, mild redness
-Can be performed every 3-4 weeks
-Can be combined with other facial treatments for maximum benefits.
-2-4 series may be needed to reach maximum results.
A non-chemical, non-invasive treatment that uses a diamond head-piece to scrap off and remove outer layers of dead skin cells to reveal younger, healthier-looking skin.
Benefits: Superficial Pigmentation, Signs of Aging, Improves texture of skin, Decongests the skin (blackheads, whiteheads)
-This treatment is ideal all skin types including sensitive skin. But not a treatment recommended for Pregnant women.
-No downtime, mild redness and flaking
-Can be performed weekly depending on skin type.
-Can be combined with other treatments to maximize results.
-4 series treatments recommended
5. L.E.D Light Therapy
LED Light Therapy is a pain-free, non-invasive, soothing and rejuvenating skin treatment. This treatment will help treat acne breakouts, fine lines and wrinkles, post inflammatory scarring and rosacea. It will not only help minimise acne, but also soothe your skin and reduce both redness and inflammation.
Benefits: Treats Pigmentation, Aging concerns, Collagen and Elastin Loss, Acne/Blemishes, Sun spots, and Inflammation
-Do down time
-Ideal for all skin types, Not ideal for pregnant women
-Weekly basis can be paired with other treatments as an added benefit
-Results over time, recommend to pair with other treatments