What causes skin pigmentation?
Sun damage, pregnancy hormones, certain medications, melasma, skin irritation or trauma, endocrine disorder. It’s not always possible to prevent hyperpigmentation however you can protect yourself by wearing a sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 whenever you venture out in the Sun.
What different kind of treatment for pigmentation are available in this clinic?
Different treatment options available for pigmentation are:
Chemical peel: It can be used to treat the desired area of skin; they reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation by removing the epidermis. Chemical peel may work for age spots, sun damage, melasma or blotchy skin. They work for all skin types and tones. It can be used in combination with topical creams for better effects. Most patients require multiple visits.
Topical treatments: Different topical creams can be used to help decrease pigmentation. These creams work best on melasma and age spots and are very effective for patches of discoloration on most skin types. Lightening creams which can help to reduce hyperpigmentation often contain hydroquinone, tretinoin, a combination of both, kojic acid, azelaic acid, or topical vitamin C.
Laser light treatments: It can be effective treatment for hyperpigmentation, age spots, freckles, sun damage and melasma. Its focus and energy level can be controlled and used according to the patient’s requirement. We use q switch Nd: YAG laser machine which makes use of heat energy to break excess melanin pigments to give natural results. It even resurfaces the skin and enhance skin tightening. It can be used in combination with topical creams for better effects. Most patients will require multiple visits. There is no recovery period, patients can immediately return to their daily life.
Microdermabrasion: It’s a cosmetic procedure where fine crystals are sprayed on the face with the help of instrument to exfoliate upper layer of the skin. It can be used in combination with topical creams for better effects. Most patients require multiple visits. There is no recovery period, patients can immediately return to their daily life. Hyperpigmentation isn’t generally harmful, in some cases dark areas will fade on their own with good sun protection, in other cases more aggressive treatment is needed.
What To Expect At The Consultation With Dr. Krishi Mandaliya?
You will meet NVYA Aesthetics’s expert Aesthetic doctor and skin expert Dr. Krishi Mandaliya, during your consultation. Dr. Krishi Mandaliya will guide you through the whole procedure and all aspects of it. She will try to understand your reasons for receiving the treatment, goals or expectations you have from this treatment, and any concerns you may have.
She will help you to have realistic and achievable expectations from the treatment, will resolve any doubts or queries you may have as she gives utmost importance to the consultation to analyze every aspect and issue to deliver the best results as his ultimate priority lies in the satisfaction of the patient.
What is 'Chemical Peels' treatment?
Chemical peels treatment is an easy and effective way to target your specific concerns and to achieve bright, beautiful skin. In this treatment, chemical peels are used on the skin. These chemical peels have various skin-friendly and effective chemicals, fruit acids, and other substances in them in a concentrated form. These peels deal with uneven skin tone, dullness, darkening, acne, acne scars, and such other various skin issues.