It may be due to the malfunction of the melanocytes (the colour-making cells) in the skin, causing them to produce too much colour. As a result, people with darker skin tones are more likely to develop melasma than people with lighter skin.
At Cutera Aesthetics, we are providing specific treatment for a very common skin problem, which is melasma. Our expert aestheticians have designed a special treatment with pico-laser technology to tackle melasma and pigmentation issues.
A picosecond laser is a laser which emits optical pulses with a duration between 1 ps and (usually) some tens of picoseconds. It thus also belongs to the category of ultrafast lasers or ultrashort pulse lasers.
A chemical peel is a skin-resurfacing procedure. Chemical peels can be used to treat a variety of skin conditions including acne, sun damage, pigmentation and fine wrinkles. Chemical peels have been performed by dermatologists for over 50 years and have a proven safety record.
Microneedling is a dermaroller procedure that uses small needles to prick the skin. The purpose of treatment is to generate new collagen and skin tissue for smoother, firmer, more toned skin. Microneedling is mostly used on the face and treats various scars, wrinkles, and large pores.
Laser skin resurfacing is a cosmetic procedure that improves the appearance of the skin, sun-damaged skin, scars caused by acne or treat minor facial flaws. The treatment also decreases the appearance of fine lines and loss of skin tone and improve your complexion if you have scars or sun damage.
Microdermabrasion treatment uses a minimally abrasive instrument to gently sand your skin, removing the thicker, uneven outer layer. This skin rejuvenation procedure is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage and stretch marks.