It’s a simple trigger mechanism: sun exposure along with hormone changes and your melasma it’s formed. They are more common within women and individuals of Latin or Asian ethnicity. What can be done to get rid of it? What is the best melasma treatment?
At Arion Skin Laser you can find Spectra Laser, known for its versatility, reliability and safety in treating melasma and post-inflammatory pigmentation. Bear with us to get learn more about it.
How long does this melasma treatment last?
A typical melasma treatment protocol for the face can involve 10 weekly sessions of Spectra Peel using Spectra carbon lotion. After that, the epidermis gets ablated fently alternating with Laser Toning upon subsequent weekly sessions.
Laser energy targets gently breaks and ablates the pigment so that the body’s immune system can naturally remove the pigment particles.
What are the benefits of a melasma treatment?
This treatment is safe for most skin types, smoothes out uneven skin tones, improves fine wrinkles, needs no anesthetic and has long-term results.
How long is the downtime?
There’s no downtime and minimal side effects, so you may immediately return to your daily activities.
- How do I protect my skin after treatment?
In general, if you have melasma, you should avoid the Sun whenever possible. Prolonged exposure to the Sun may worsen the condition. In addition, prolonged exposure to the Sun can limited the effectiveness of your treatment. Applying a good sunscreen after Laser Toning will not only help your treatment to work better, but will also help reduce the chances of melasma reappearing.
When will I see results?
It is important to allow adequate time for results to occur. Melasma treatment is a gradual process that requires at least six to eight sessions to produce effective results.
Decided to get rid of your melasma marks? Contact us and schedule an appointment!