Dr. Ankuja Mhaske

Facial hyperpigmentation therapy is a specialized treatment aimed at reducing the appearance of hyperpigmentation, which is characterized by dark patches or spots on the skin caused by excess melanin production. Hyperpigmentation can be caused by various factors, including sun exposure, hormonal changes, inflammation, and skin injuries.

Common methods of facial hyperpigmentation therapy include:

  1. Topical Treatments: Topical treatments such as prescription creams containing ingredients such as hydroquinone, retinoids, azelaic acid, or kojic acid can help lighten dark spots, even out skin tone, and inhibit melanin production.

  2. Chemical Peels: Chemical peels use exfoliating acids such as alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs), beta hydroxy acids (BHAs), or trichloroacetic acid (TCA) to remove the outer layer of the skin, revealing fresh, new skin underneath. Chemical peels help improve skin texture, tone, and clarity and can reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation.

  3. Laser Therapy: Laser therapy uses focused laser energy to target and break down excess melanin in the skin, resulting in a more even-toned complexion. Laser therapy is particularly effective for stubborn or deep-seated pigmentation and can be customized to the individual’s specific skin concerns and goals.

  4. Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Therapy: IPL therapy uses broad-spectrum light energy to target and reduce excess melanin in the skin, resulting in a more uniform complexion. IPL therapy is suitable for treating various types of hyperpigmentation, including sun damage, age spots, and melasma.

  5. Microneedling: Microneedling involves using a device with fine needles to create tiny punctures in the skin, stimulating the body’s natural healing process and promoting collagen production. Microneedling can help improve skin texture, reduce hyperpigmentation, and enhance overall skin health.

By combining multiple facial hyperpigmentation therapy treatments tailored to the individual’s specific skin concerns and goals, individuals can achieve significant improvements in skin tone, clarity, and radiance, helping them regain confidence in their appearance.

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About Dr. Ankuja Mhaske

Dr. Ankuja Mhaske is graduated from D.Y Patil College, Pimpri and completed her post-graduation (MS) from Sangli. She started programming FUE and Direct FUE (DIRECT HAIR TRANSPLANTATION) after completing her post-graduation diploma in Medical Cosmetology and post-graduation diploma in Clinical Dermatology in 2016.