What is Pigmentation?



Everyone wants to own ageless and spotless looking skin. We at FMS SKIN & HAIR Clinics offer you an easy and simple way of treating skin pigmentation.

Pigmentation is often referred as coloring of the skin which is responsible due the melanin produced by the skin. Skin pigmentation like brown spots is due to excess production or clamping of skin pigment ‘Melanin’.

Factor’s affecting skin disorders are hypo and hyper pigmentation usually caused by darkening and lightning of skin, both can be treated by our treatment plans and procedures.


Can pigmentation be removed?

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Various creams such as hydroquinone, retinoids, kojic acid and others may help lighten pigmentation. Chemical peels and Microdermabrasion can be used to exfoliate the skin in order to reduce pigmentation.

However, lesions like nevus, tattoos, freckles, dark pigmented lips, etc. don’t seem to be amenable to above lines of treatment. Thanks to state-of-the-art Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers that help in removal of deeper pigmentations which cannot be treated with chemical peels and cream.

At FMS Skin & Hair, equipment like FOTONA starWalker MaQX which delivers high-energy Q-Switched laser with Pico power help you get rid of pigmentation. StarWalker is capable of delivering up to an unprecedented 10 J of Q-Switched energy in one giant structured MaQX pulse. The unique MaQX high energy capability of StarWalker enables the generation of a higher photo acoustic effect at the treatment area, leading to more effective and faster treatments. Additionally, with high MaQX energies, larger spot size can be used resulting in more homogeneous treatments of even deeper lying skin pigments, and therefore with reduced risk of unwanted side effects.

Skin produces a substance called melanin which determines the color of the skin, depending on the exposure to sun, sometimes even caused due to hormonal changes.

Melasma is a common skin condition in which brown patches appear on your forehead, upper lip, bridge of your nose or cheeks.

The exact cause of Melasma is not known. Melasma can happen to anyone, most often in women who have darker skin tones and there is a family history of Melasma.

Sun protection, various creams such as hydroquinone, retinoids, kojic acid and others may help lighten Melasma. Chemical peels, Microdermabrasion, various lasers and IPL have been used to treat Melasma.