Remedies for Dark Spots

22Jan
Skin Dark Spot Remedies

By: Dr. Masoud Esfahani

Kojic Acid

This is commonly use in Asia as a natural skin lightening agent. It is a kind of fungus extract that works by altering the process of melanin to our skin; it delays the melanin’s conversion. It can be used by everybody with all skin types with no to little irritation. It is even safe to pregnant and nursing women. But be aware that if you see any unusual changes in your skin, please see your dermatologist. NEVER do self-treatment.

Ascorbic Acid

Vitamin C as we all know is always and forever be associated to our skin. This is one of the natures gift in giving us a lighter skin. However, some skins are irritated by this product that is why it always consult your dermatologist before using it. It is a must that it is well encapsulated.

Ellagic Acid

This is another kind of skin regimens that makes our skin fairer. This acid is commonly found in the berry family. It lightens our complexion by regulating the process of melanin production. There was a study from Journal of Drugs in Dermatology that a combination of ellagic acid and salicylic acid is effective in lightening the skin. The effectiveness of it is almost the same as using a 4% hydroquinone product.

Azelaic Acid

This is the kind of acid treatment that doesn’t only addresses the acne problems of the skin but as well as the dark spots that was left by those popped pimples. This product answers you acne and hyperpigmentation problems by knocking down those bacteria, makes your skin poreless and lessens inflammation.

Arbutin

This skin brightening is a glycosylated hydroquinone extracted from the bearberry plant. It is compared to hydroquinone due to their similar action but it doesn’t have the same efficiency. This ingredient needs to be combined to other whitening ingredients to achieve its full capacity.

Niacinamide

This is a form of Vitamin B3 that aids in achieving that fairer skin. This may not be effective in lightening those dark spots but it is effective in making your skin even that was damaged by too much sun exposure. This is possible because of its anti inflammatory capacity that responds to the redness of the skin. But just like any other, always consult your specialist before using the product.

Mulberry Extract

This kind of treatment works slowly but its action is similar to others that are mentioned above. It regulated also the production of melanin.

Microneedling

Microneedling can significantly improve hyperpigmentation by producing natural collagen and elastin.

Fractora Laser Equipment

Factora is a modernized and non invasive skin rejuvenation and resurfacing procedure which is not only to reduce the unwanted lines but it slows down the aging process and brings the skin back to its younger looking appearance.The result of Factora is long lasting and it doesn’t have prolonged redness and pigmentation drawbacks.

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