Pigmentation refers to certain skin conditions which cause the skin to appear lighter, darker than normal, or blotchy and discolored.
The main cause of skin pigmentation disorders is the overproduction of a pigment called Melanin in the body. Melanin, produced by melanocytes, is the pigment responsible for the color of our hair, skin, and eyes. It protects the body by absorbing ultraviolet light from the sun.
What is the procedure for skin lightening?
The following are the methods available to lighten the skin:
What is the post treatment care to be followed?
It becomes very necessary to take extra care of your skin after skin Lightening treatment.You should follow dos and don’ts religiously as advised to you by the doctor.
Avoid exposure to the Sun.
After skin Lightening treatment skin becomes very sensitive for some time so you should avoid the exposure to sun. In case you have to go out apply a good sunscreen at least 30 minutes before going out.