Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

Despite the fact that uneven skin color is quite easy to hide with makeup, dark spots on the body can be a problem, not only aesthetic. We met with the doctor-cosmetologist Laser Hair Removal Center EPILAS, and tell about the causes pigmentation of its major types and most effective way to get rid of it.

Hyperpigmentation - a change in color of the individual parts of the skin, caused by the disturbance in the melanocytes - cells in the part of the epidermis, which are responsible for the production of melanin. By itself, hyperpigmentation takes place very rarely, and its appearance is especially true for women with a dark skin color. Here are some of its major types:

melasma

Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

View hyperpigmentation, randomly appearing on different parts of the face and neck in the form of irregular spots of light or dark brown. The reason for their appearance is oversupply in the body of progesterone and estrogen - the female hormones produced by the ovaries. Usually it occurs due to a genetic predisposition, hormone failures during pregnancy and menopause, while taking oral contraceptives, and prolonged stay in the sun.

post-inflammatory pigmentation

Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

This is a special form of pigmentation, which may arise as a result of damage - unsuccessfully extruded pimple accidentally flayed skin, thermal burns, properly carried out cosmetic procedures or disregard medical advice after plastic surgery. Post-inflammatory pigmentation is manifested in the form of stubborn stains, red, pink or brown, that without special treatment for yourself go through a couple of months or years.

The solar lentigines

Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

Excessive exposure to sunlight is the most common cause of hyperpigmentation. These spots usually have a yellowish or light brown in color and appear on the face, neck, chest and hands. They manifest themselves in the form of freckles and birthmarks, which will eventually become darker at a constant exposure to the sun.

age spots

Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

The advent of the age of pigmentation associated with metabolic disturbances and protective properties of the skin. It manifests itself in the form of light brown formations on hands, cheeks and upper chest. With age, these spots become darker and remove them becomes much more complicated, because the skin's ability to regenerate wanes.

How to treat?

Hyperpigmentation: how to safely get rid of the spots on the body

If you are concerned about hyperpigmentation, laser therapy can help to effectively get rid of its manifestations. The main specialization of the medical center EPILAS - laser hair removal, such as laser rejuvenation, acne treatment and skin whitening. In the course of carrying out a high-performance laser beam is able to penetrate into the deepest layers of the skin and stimulate the production of new collagen, responsible for the elasticity and smoothness of the skin.

In the course of beauticians, doctors use only modern laser equipment brought from Germany. We are talking about the newest two-wave laser MeDioStar NeXT PRO production company Asclepion Laser Technologies GmbH - Europe's largest producer of medical equipment with 40-year experience. It is based on an improved high-capacity double pulse technique, which provides a high result, the safety and painless, excluding skin overheating regardless of the duration of the procedure. The result of laser treatments of the course will be flat terrain, narrow pores, softness, suppleness and elasticity of the skin.

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