Hyperpigmentation occurs when the skin produces more melanin and the affected areas of skin become darker in colour than the normal surrounding skin. This can be caused by skin injuries, any inflammation on the skin, Acne, etc.
Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH), especially from acne, is one of the commonest skin concerns for darker skin types (Fitzpatrick skin types III-VI).
Treatment options vary depending on the case of the hyperpigmentation, options include; Laser treatment for hyperpigmentation, Use of skin bleaching agents and Chemical peels. Often times, these are combined to maximise results.
The above images show hyperpigmentation treatment before and after photos. Combination of skincare products and chemical peel sessions were used in this case.
Hyperpigmentation can take months to years to resolve. If you have been struggling with hyperpigmentation, remember we are only a call away 09086000001!