Uneven skin tone and Pigmentation is a very common skin concern amongst us Indians, it can affect people from all walks of life and affects people with any kind of skin tone.Common issues
Common forms of pigmentation issues include freckles, age spots, melasma, and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.
To differentiate from one condition to other a consultation with dermatologist is mandatory.Why do I get pigmentation?
Commonly it occurs when there is an overproduction of melanin in certain areas of the skin, resulting in dark spots or patches. This can be caused by various factors such as sun exposure, hormonal changes, acne, and skin injuries.Treatments for pigmentation
Various options from multiple formulations of creams to oral medication are available.Procedures
If & when applicable, chemical peels, laser therapy, will target pigment in deeper layers, which is ideally not recahed by creams.
These help to lighten and even out the skin tone. Sun protection is key in preventing further pigmentation & a skin care regimen is paramount for maintenance.