\ Looking for options and treatments to remove stains? The spots are a fairly frequent problem and are mainly due to excessive sun exposure.
Although it is an alteration of easy resolution with body aesthetic tools . Do not take them lightly, because sunspots are only a problem at the aesthetic level, but over time pathologies of severity such as melanoma can develop on the skin.
Excessive sun exposure, without adequate protection and at times not recommended can generate:
- Premature aging
- Thickening of the skin
- Cancerous lesions
The spots are caused by an uncontrolled increase in melanin in specific areas of the skin, both face and body.
Melanin is generated by melanocytes, which are cells of the dermis, so it is not easy to reach them with depigmenting treatments.
For this reason, the more intense, deep and dark the stain is, the harder it will be to eradicate it, the areas that are most prone to stains are the ones that are most exposed to ultraviolet radiation: face, shoulders, cleavage, arms, chest, back.
It should be noted that the development of the spots can influence other factors besides the sun, artificial lights, certain medications, sweeteners and food additives can favor their appearance.
Treatments to Remove Skin Stains
IPL, Intense Pulsed Light
In addition to being very effective for permanent hair removal , the IPL is also used to remove spots caused by sun or age, as well as giving good results by softening fine wrinkles, removing dilated capillaries, and improving the overall texture of the skin.
Through the application of IPL, gradual removal of hyperpigmented spots and stimulation of collagen and elastin is achieved.
Chemical peels are very efficient in removing stains. Depending on the severity of the problem, one or another type of acid is chosen.
There are superficial, medium and deep peels. The former are ideal for revitalizing a little attacked complexion, deep cleansing the skin and removing slight spots. At the same time it stimulates the renewal and regeneration of the skin.
Those of medium intensity give excellent results in battered skin, with photoaging, marked wrinkles, thickened skin and intense spots.
Those of medium intensity are applied in cases of deeper wrinkles, darker spots, scars, enlarged pores, thickened skin, etc.
Deep scrubs are of a medical nature and are used for severe cases of hyperpigmentation, scars, thickened and stiffened skin, rejuvenation, etc.
Microdermabrasion diamond tipped
It is a mechanical peel that aims to refine the surface layer of the skin. Eliminate waste, promote tissue circulation and oxygenation, soften fine wrinkles and improve the texture of the treated area.
In case it does not remove stains, but it is favorable to apply it in a session prior to peeling to prepare the skin and help depigmentation of the affected area. From the first application the skin looks much softer, smooth and luminous.
They are used in cases of slight spots, for example, generated by waxing in the area of the mustache.
They are usually composed of small amounts of low intensity acids such as retinoic, kojic, azelaic, ascorbic, glycolic or mandelic.
Creams offer good results, but should be indicated by a specialist. As with peeling, constant sun protection of the treated skin is imperative to avoid further pigmentation alterations.
These are some treatments available to remove skin blemishes but it is important to try not to need them, and this is achieved through healthy lifestyle habits:
- Do not expose yourself to the sun during peak hours or frequently
- Use sunless tan to get a tan tone and healthy skin
- Wear high sunscreen every day
- Use makeup and creams with adequate SPF
- Take care of the skin from solar radiation, especially if it is being treated with medications that alter pigmentation
- Drink plenty of water and consume foods rich in beta carotene, vitamin A and vitamin E
- Use good creams on face and body.