Normal skin colour is formed by melanin, a natural pigment that also determines hair and eye colour. When too much melanin is produced, deposits are formed and hyperpigmentation appears in the skin. Hyperpigmentation is a common clinical condition and affects people of all skin colours and races, and tends to increase as we age.
Hyperpigmentation may appear as a result of sun damage, in the form of age spots, liver spots, freckles, melasma and chloasma. Bedford Skin Clinic Offers various treatment options for pigmentation problems. These include Laser, use of Obagi Systems, Obagi Blue Peel and Neo Strata Systems. The choice of treatment depends on the extent of hyperpigmentation and the skin type. At times combination therapy is required.
The Treatments for Pigmentation Problems are: