Freckles or brown spots bothering you? Did pregnancy leave you a mask of discolouration on your cheeks along with your lovely bundle of joy? With our climate , pigmentation is a very common problem faced . Let us help you achieve that flawless complexion you ve been dreaming of. There are many modalities of treatment that may be a standalone treatment or combined for faster and more effective results. Read on to know more about each procedure and let our dr assess your skin to decide which option will be best for you.
Peel away your insecurities of pigmentation s to reveal a fresh , clear complexion. A few sessions may be required depending on the depth and type of pigmentation. The process is quite comfortable though certain peels may require a week or so of downtime.
Infuse effective supplements and antioxidants under your skin with minute micro injections for optimum benefits of these ingredient which may otherwise not reach the dermal layer of your skin. Other ingredients like potent moisturising agent(hyaluronic acid) , or growth factors may be added to treat other concurrent skin issues that you may be facing. At least 3 sessions , 4 weeks apart is advised though improvements may be noticed even after the 1st session. Results will vary according to the type and depth of the skin pigmentation.
Pigmentation Laser therapies
Here at Dr D , we bring you the latest in q switch laser technology . The SPECTRA XT is the new and improved version of the already well known spectra laser system. Due to its wavelength and advanced technology it is effective yet gentle on your skin, therefore delivering optimum and efficient results with less risk of scarring or crusting. The gentle light beams work by shattering the large pigment particles to tiny fragments that are slowly removed by our own body s defence system.
Prior to treatment, our dr may apply some numb cream just for added comfort, though most patients are comfortable with the procedure even without numb cream.
The treatment itself lasts between 10-30 mins depending on the size and amount of pigmentation. Many spots can be treated in a single session.
Post treatment, you will notice a dark reddish hue to the treated area , and the brown spots will fall off on its own within 1-2 weeks. The down time will depend on the type of pigmentation and will range from a mild pink hue to the dark reddish spots. Some treatments will even leave you looking glowy and ready to get back to work (or play) as you step out of the clinic.
It is important to follow the post treatment instructions as advised by our dr and refrain from picking or scratching the lesion to prevent re pigmentation or scarring.
The flexible and multi platform SPECTRA XT can treat many skin concerns including,
Pore minimising / oil reducing treatment
Uneven skin tones
Age spots / lentigenes
Special hand piece for acne and rosacea treatment
Patients find this a comfortable procedure with not much downtime enabling them to get back to their usual activity . The skincare management post treatment is also fuss free and easy to manage.
The number of sessions required will vary depending on the patients skin condition and area to be treated.
Treatments are usually repeated in 4-6 week intervals.
Supplements and antioxidant therapies