You might feel that birthmarks, sunspots, freckles, and other areas of pigmentation detract from your appearance, affecting your self-confidence when you’re out and about. If you’re looking for safe, effective ways to reduce pigmented skin, The Spa at Mount Dora in Mount Dora, Florida, can minimize and even remove pigmented marks from your skin. There are several reasons why you might have pigmentation changes and skin discoloration. Some causes of pigmentation in the skin are inherited, while others develop due to disease or environmental factors such as sun exposure. Don’t let pigmentation problems take from your confidence, let us diminish your spots and worries.
What areas can be treated for hyperpigmentation?
Any area of your face and body can be treated. The most common areas are face, neck, hands, chest and shoulders, which typically are the most exposed areas to the damaging effects of the sun.
What types of pigment can be treated?
Laser light treatment is appropriate for treating age spots, sun damage, and freckles on the face, neck, chest, arms, hands, legs, and feet.
How many treatments will I need?
Typically, only a few treatments are needed however depending on the condition, several treatments may be required to achieve desired results.
What can I expect following the treatment?
Most people experience a mild, sun-burn like sensation, possibly accompanied by some minor swelling, immediately following the treatment. This usually lasts 2 to 24 hours. Work with your provider to discuss other possible side-effects and the necessary post-treatment care.