What causes brown spots?
Most brown spots on the skin are caused by sunlight, UV radiation or
aging changes. If the brown spots create a patch or larger area of
pigment, this may indicate melasma, which is often worsened during
pregnancy or with exposure to the sun. Please click here for
information and treatment options for melasma
Some brown spots are melasma, which is often worsened during
pregnancy or with exposure to the sun. Unfortunately, melasma can be
made worse with laser or IPL treatments.
Melasma can be diagnosed by a physician and can be superficial, mixed
How is Melasma Treated?
Melasma is best treated with a one time peel designed specifically for
melasma called Melanage. The results are amazing!
Click here to see information about the Melanage Peel procedure.
Treatment of Brown Spots
Home Skin Conditioning Programme. IPL fotofacial
is the best treatment for brownspots
that are not melasma. Pre-treating the skin with a home conditioning
program for 4-6 weeks and/or adding peels before and between IPL
treatments can often improve the outcome of IPL
by as much as 35%.
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