Dr.Manoj's Homeopathy Treatments For Pigmentation
Hyper pigmentation is also known as brown spots. They are commonly found in people with dark skins and in Brunner’s with olive complexions. It is mostly seen in women more than men. The dark spots often develop on the cheeks, forehead and upper lip. Pigments can be deposited superficially (epidermal) or deeper (dermal).
- Excess Melanin pigmentation on skin
- Over exposure of the skin to the harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun
- Post inflammatory hyper pigmentation
- Lentigines or liver spots
- Ephelides or freckles
- Post inflammatory hyper pigmentation are caused by acne,rash,scratch marks or an injury to the skin.
Melasma is also known as facial Chloasma or the mask of pregnancy.It is a tan or dark skin discolouration.It is caused by hormonal changes due to pregnancy,birth control pills and menopause. Lentigines or liver spots are dark patches of different sizes seen in older individuals.Liver spots occur because of overexposure to the sun. Ephelides or freckles are small patches seen in young people with light complexioned skin.This happens in people who are prone to sun burns and overexposure to sun.
Sometimes we become too conscious about our skin care and repetitively cleanse and scrub our bodies This results in blemishes.So instead of too much cleaning, it is better to use a gentle and mild cleanser everyday.
Day makeup should always be simple and light.
You can choose an acne pad,to remove excessive oil and dirt.
If the skin is blemished, cleanse and moisturise the dry areas.
Do not ever start experimenting with 4-5 products thinking that some magic will happen over night.
Stressing your face will only make your skin prone to acne,as the oil glands will become more active and send more oil to the surface.
Use broad spectrum UVB/UVA chemical sunscreen with SPF 30 to protect your skin.Do not forget to apply the sunscreen after every 2-3 hours as the sunscreen effects last only for a limited period of time.