Melasma / Pigmentation Treatment
Melasma Pigmentation is not a painful skin disorder, but it can cause significant emotional distress. The disorder can be difficult to treat, but at Delhi Medi Clinic, we present the best melasma pigmentation treatment in Delhi.
What is Pigmentation?
Pigmentation refers to mysterious and darkening (hyperpigmentation) or lightening (hypopigmentation) of the skin. The situation is commonly caused by UVR exposure, trauma, medicines, chemical constituent, hormones, and deficiency of Vit A & C. The normal skin contains cells called melanocytes which creates melanin. Melanin is a brown coloring pigmentation of the skin. In the condition when these melanocytes are unusually or oddly dispersed, they give rise to pigmentation complications.
What is Melasma?
Melasma is a facial pigmentation, also known as Chloasma. It is a brownish pigmentation common to Indian skin. The pigmentation disorder causes brown and gray patches to appear on your skin, primarily on your face. The most common areas for Melasma appearance on the face are the bridge of the nose, the forehead, the cheeks, and the upper lip. Melasma is primarily caused by contraceptive pills containing hormones, certain medicines, hormonal causes, perfumes or cosmetics, aggravations by sun-light.
Symptoms and Diagnosis of Melasma
The primary symptom of Melasma Pigmentation is the development of discolored patches of skin. There are no other physical symptoms of melasma. In some cases, the patches may appear on the arms and neck.
In most cases, the skin condition of melasma is easy to diagnose during a visual examination. But as melasma appearance resembles other skin conditions, a skin biopsy is considered to be the apt option by a dermatologist. A skin biopsy is a medical procedure of taking out a part of your skin for further examination. In the procedure, a dermatologist cuts and removes cells or skin samples from the skin surface of your body.
Melasma Pigmentation Treatment
- Sun protection
- Oral tablets
- Laser Therapy
- Medical Procedures
- chemical peels,
- microdermabrasion, micro-needling
- Meso Therapy
Apart from the treatments available for a melasma skin disorder, there are few steps that can be taken to prevent melasma. These steps include
- wearing sunscreen daily
- wearing broad-brimmed hats outside
- avoiding direct sun exposure
- using gentle skincare products
- eating a healthful, balanced diet
- maintaining a healthy weight
- managing any underlying health conditions
Caring for skin is crucial as it is the largest organ of the body that contains nerve endings, blood vessels, hair follicles, pores, sweat glands, and many other necessary structures. At Delhi Medi Clinic, we understand your need, and we ensure the best dermal treatment experience for Melasma Pigmentation Treatment.