Pigmentation mean change in color of skin. Skin pigmentation disorders affect the color of your skin. Your skin gets its color from a pigment called melanin. Special cells in the skin make melanin. When these cells become damaged or unhealthy, it affects melanin production. Some pigmentation disorders affect just patches of skin. Others affect your entire body. If your body makes too much melanin, your skin gets darker.
What causes pigmentation?
Overexposure to sun, Heredity ,Genetics, Hormonal changes, Stress, Overuse of cosmetics, Some Medication like antibiotics ,hormone treatment ,anti-seizure drugs, Frequent use of hair dyes, Excessive exposure to light e.g PC ,laptop, gas burner, day light.
At Skin consult we have state a air laser machine and advanced peels for treating pigmentation.