Pigmentation is a natural phenomenon that everybody suffers from. It can be on any part of the body be it the face, underarms, or any other part. This condition is also known as melanosis. In this condition, extra pigment is produced making the skin appear darker than the rest of the skin. There can be a number of reasons for this disproportionate production of melanin. It could be due to some medical condition or some other reason that does not affect the health of a person.
People may wish to get rid of this extra pigment. For this reason, there are a number of treatments and products an individual can use. If the products do not work, the person may get professional help. Pigmentation Treatment in Abu Dhabi addresses this issue of extra melanin production.
Essence Of Treatment:
The treatment aims to reduce the appearance of dark spots on the skin. A device is used to target the pigmented area. The melanin cells that cause the hyperpigmentation are broken down using highly concentrated light. It also reduces the chances of reoccurring pigmentation. It aims to produce an even skin tone.
The treatment results in an even skin tone on the treated area. The time taken for the results to be visible depends on the method of treatment. For effective results in a shorter period of time, the plastic surgeon may suggest combination treatments as well.
- The skin appears even and smooth
- The size of pores is reduced
- The procedures are generally cost-effective
- The treatments are easy and not time-consuming
- The marks of pigmentation are reduced on the treated region
- Enhances the confidence of a person with an improved appearance
- The effects are long term so the individual does not need to repeat the procedure after some time
A good candidate for the treatment is
- Somebody who does not suffer from any serious medical condition and is in overall good health
- A person who wishes to get rid of the hyper-pigmentation
- An individual with realistic expectations of the treatment
- A candidate who is ready for pre and post-op care
- Somebody who can avoid sun exposure to the treated area
How Does It Work?
The treatments work by targeting the pigmented areas and reducing their appearance. There are different methods through which melanin on the pigmented region is broken down resulting in an even skin tone.
The doctor first analyses the area to be treated and may also carry out some tests to make sure the patient is ideal for the procedure. Once the method to be used is confirmed according to the individual’s concerns and expectations, the doctor prepares a course of action.
The patient is given a number of instructions before the procedure to make sure the treatment provides effective results and to avoid any complications during and after the treatment.
There are a number of in-clinical procedures for Pigmentation Treatment in Abu Dhabi. Some of these are mentioned below
A non-invasive method is performed by using a handheld device. It is useful for fixing different skin issues like uneven upper layers and rejuvenating the skin. Moreover, it is an effective method for reducing the appearance of a light scar, discoloration issue, sun spots, or stretch marks. The results will last for at least 1 – 2 months so you can get this treatment in multiple sessions for maintaining the effects.
This treatment works by using high concentrated acids that remove the uppermost layer of the skin. This is also a non-invasive technique that results in the darker upper layer being removed. The results are almost instant but are usually visible after the redness fades away.
The device uses concentrated light to target the dark areas on the skin. This concentrated laser breaks down the melanin in the skin resulting in a lighter and even skin tone. The wavelength used is carefully administered which is very specific and effective for the treatment.
The skin specialist may prescribe topical medications to treat the pigmentation. These are to be applied on the part of the skin that is darker than the other. They are used according to the doctor’s prescription.
Aftercare And Recovery:
The aftercare depends on the type of technique used by the surgeon to treat the pigmentation. The doctor provides ice packs to apply on the treated area to control the swelling and also for the discomfort a person may feel right after the procedure. Direct sun exposure is also to be avoided
The recovery period may vary for each procedure. It may take one or two weeks for the treated region to heal. And the swelling may take some days to subside.
There are some minor temporary side effects that fade away after some time. These may include bruising on the site of treatment, redness, and swelling. An experienced expert is to perform the treatment so that any possible side effects can be avoided.
The average cost for Pigmentation Treatment in Abu Dhabi ranges from 600AED 1000AED -. The actual cost of the treatment depends on the current condition of the skin and the number of sessions required to achieve optimum results. The doctor determines the total expense of the treatment after the initial consultation.
How Long Do The Results Last?
The results are usually long-lasting and permanent. However, it depends on the aftercare by the patient. The patient may suffer from hyper-pigmentation again if exposed to such conditions that cause it.
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