What’s the Deal With Hyperpigmentation?

Skin Rejuvenation Treatments | SKIN Medical Spa | San Francisco, CAIn the beauty and skincare industry, there are things you want and things you don’t want. Things you want include smooth, healthy, youthful looking skin. And things you don’t want include fine lines, wrinkles, sun spots, sun damage, and hyperpigmentation. Our main goal at SKIN Medical Spa is to ensure that you get the best skin of your life so that you look an feel happier. If you feel like your hyperpigmented skin is getting you down, we’ve got you covered.

What Is Hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation occurs when there is too much melanin in your skin and causes dark patches to form on your skin— resulting in an uneven skin tone.

How Is It Caused?

The fact of the matter is that everyone will experience some form of hyperpigmentation at least one point in their life. Hypperigmnetaiton can be caused by a variety of things including sun exposure, acne, medication, hormones, and more.

How Can It Be Treated?

The good news about hyperpigmentation is that it can usually fade on its own. But the bad news is that it can take up to two years for it to fully fade in some instances. Here at SKIN Medical Spa, we can treat your hyperpigmentation with a variety of treatments including chemical peels, intense pulsed light, and laser. During your initial consultation with our office, we will conduct a brief evaluation and determine what test will give you the best results.

Schedule a Consultation

Hyperpigmentation can put a real damper on your day to day life— and can make your makeup routine take that much longer. Luckily, here at SKIN Medical Spa, we can help you get rid of your hyperpigmentation so that you feel better about your skin. To learn more about our treatments, schedule a consultation at our San Francisco office today and call 415.409.6500.

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