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Freckles and Blemishes Laser Treatment
There are a number of pigmentation issues that can affect a person. Freckles and blemishes are the most common issue faced by people worldwide. Freckles and blemishes, also known as age spots, are flat, round brown spots that appear on the skin in different sizes. These are caused as a result of over production of melanin, the pigmentation that gives the skin its color.
Although they can appear at any part of the body, the generally exposed areas of the skin are mostly affected by them. Freckles only have a cosmetic effect and do not cause any physical symptoms.Some people accept them as a part of their appearance while others tend to not like them so much. To counter these, there are many treatments. Before getting them treated, understanding them is important.
Causes of freckles and blemishes
Though they can appear for a number of reasons, too much exposure to the sun is the chief cause. Hormonal imbalance and aging can also result in appearance of age spots on face. Freckles can also be heredity.People of all genders, races and ethnicities can be affected by this type of skin imperfection, but it is more common in people with fair complexions.
How to avoid freckles and blemishes
There are some very simple steps that can reduce the risk of Getting these blemishes in the first place. To start off with, protect the skin from sun. This can be done by applying a broad spectrum sunscreen when you go outdoors. Full clothing and hats can also help.
Drink lots of water to keep the skin hydrated skin dehydration can aid to this issues. Also make sure that you take the minimum required amount of vitamin C since it helps in lightening the skin tone and keeping it healthy. Vitamin C can be had in form of pills or through fresh fruits and vegetables.
How to prepare for the treatment
•Consult a skincare expert with ample experience of treating freckles and blemishes
•Avoid sunlight exposure for 2-3 weeks before the treatment
•Use a skin lightening agent to counter the effect of sun damage, if any
•Do not apply any cosmetic product – makeup, cream or lotion – to the face on the day of treatment
There are a number of treatment options available. We shall briefly look into them.
There are numerous options available for Freckles Treatment in Dubai. Mild to moderate Freckles can be easily treated with topical creams, particularly if they are caused by sun damage. There are a number of over the counter as well as prescription creams and serums that can lighten the skin complexion and make it look more even.
The idea behind the creams is to inhibit the production of melanin. Most of the skin lightening creams have Hydroquinone as the active ingredient. Hydroquinone used in higher strength can also have ill effects on the health.
Kojic acid and azelaic acid are also commonly used. Retinol creams are also used and a 0.5% strength is found to be highly effective. Be sure to consult your doctor prior to using these creams since not all creams work for everyone.
The laser treatment used for the purpose of getting rid of freckles and blemishes is Fractional CO2. Fractional CO2 skin resurfacing is also an extremely effective non-invasive procedure for permanently eliminating these pesky skin spots. DEKA Smartxide Fractional CO2 Laser is used for fractional skin resurfacing in Abu Dhabi.
This skin resurfacing procedure works by removing the damaged top-most layer of skin in a fractionated method to reveal smooth and supple skin underneath, free from blemishes and freckles. It achieves this task by boring tiny holes in the skin. With greater collagen and elastin production, the health of the skin in general also improves. A few treatment sessions are needed to completely remove the freckles.
IPL treatment or Intense Pulsed Light therapy can also provide significant improvement in the appearance of age spots. It uses a broad spectrum light in specific wavelengths to break down the pigmentation buildups in the skin. The light is set in a manner to not affect the skin in nearby areas. Q-switched NDYAG Laser is the preferred option when it comes to Freckles and Blemishes treatment in Sharjah.
About 4 to 6 IPL treatment sessions, spaced about one to two months apart, are required for optimal results. This number can go both up and down in individuals. It is a lunch time procedure that has no downtime and side effects are very mild.
Chemical peels in Al Ain, also known as chem exfoliation, is an outpatient procedure that involves shedding the top layer of skin using a chemical solution. The dermatologist will apply a chemical solution containing glycolic acid, salicylic acid and lactic acid on the area to be treated. The skin resurfaces and new top layer has lesser appearance of freckles and blemishes.
The peels need to be repeated in most cases and the sessions are spaced a few weeks apart. Side effects usually are mild and great results can be had. It is important to leave the application of the peels to professionals in order to avoid accidental burning of the skin.
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Most people are familiar with a single application of lasers and that is Laser Hair Removal. But with advancements in technology, new dimensions have also been added and are still being added with every single passing day. At Laser Skin Care Center you will find a comprehensive range of new Lasers and a variety of treatment options. After hair removal, Laser Acne treatment is probably the most popular procedure nowadays. Other facial skin rejuvenation services that we offer through laser include:
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•Laser Treatment Large Pores
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