What Treatments Are Available to Permanently Lighten Skin and Remove Skin Discoloration?

From time to time, we get calls into the spa from clients asking if we offer any treatment that can help whiten or lighten their skin complexion?  Below is a list of treatments that can assist in achieving a lighter, even toned complexion.

Glutathione Injection – By supplementing with a high quality Glutathione injection or IV, you can not only improve your complexion, but you can whiten skin, remove skin discoloration, improve the quality and health of your skin. Glutathione is the body’s most powerful and important antioxidants, present in each and every cell in the body. It plays a pivotal role in detoxifying our cells, removing heavy metals, toxins and free radicals. All of which can damage our cells and significantly damage the quality of our cells, including skin cells.

Supplementing with a top quality Glutathione can help to improve the health of every cell in the body, particularly apparent in the skin, hair and nails. Giving people a radiant glow which is caused by healthy cells and reduced toxicity in the body.  Age spots can also be minimized and prevented by enhancing Glutathione levels in the body. The anti-aging effects of Glutathione are remarkable, from improving skin complexion, diminishing appearance of age spots and wrinkles, there is very little that won’t benefit from this master antioxidant.

Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment and IPL PhotoFacial could be used for spot treatments and lightening skin. This will usually involve more than one visit to the Spa, because this type of treatment takes more time and follow up care. In this type of treatment, lightening of hyperpigmentation of the skin is achieved by resurfacing the skin, bring melanin to the skin’s surface. Interestingly, the skin could be darker for a short time period, before this layer of skin is shed with intensive exfoliation. The end result is lighter, even skin tone. Hyperpigmentation can be treated in a variety of ways but laser treatment is one of the most effective ways to treat skin discoloration. While laser can be more expensive than other treatments or remedies, the results may be worth it.

  • IPL Photofacial -Unique Dye-PL technology removes skin lesion, broken capillaries and skin pigmentation discoloration.
  • Pixel Laser Skin Resurfacing- the most effective urbian laser improves skin tone, texture, fine lines, wrinkles and stretch marks.
  • Vi Medical Peel’ Vi Peel™ represent a true breakthrough, rendering other facial skin peels obsolete. The Vi Peel™ is safe, simple, practical and virtually painless, with superior results.  Improve the tone, texture and clarity of your skin, reduce or eliminate age spots, freckles, and hyper-pigmentation, including melasma, soften lines and wrinkles, clear acne skin conditions, reduce or eliminate acne scars, stimulate the production of collagen, for firmer, more youthful skin.

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There are many promising skin brightening products available today that can be used to make skin appear brighter and more youthful. At the same time, it is important to carefully consider the promised benefits of any skin brightener in the light of that product’s specific ingredients. A quality skin brightener should be formulated from compounds that show promise in lightening skin tone, such as 4% hydroquinone that can be found in Obagi Blender.  Obagi Blender is great to remove skin discoloration, sun spots, even out skin tone and lighten skin. Optimally, a skin brightener will also offer anti-wrinkle benefits to further promote the youthful appearance of facial skin. Of course, skin brighteners should also be able to help skin appear brighter and more radiant, just as their names suggests. To aid your search for the ideal skin brightening product, we’ve listed and evaluated each top skin brightener below on its ability to deliver these desired results.

Obagi Blender – Obagi Blender contains 4% hydroquinone to diminish discoloration.  Hydroquinone inhibits melanin production to fade age spots and improve the appearance of discolored complexions.

Obagi Clear – Obagi Clear is part of the Obagi Nu-Derm System Regiment and consists of 4% Hydroquinone which is also the active ingredient added to increase its effectiveness of improving uneven skin color, age & sun spots, melasma and various other hyperpigmentated skin issues.

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Obagi Tretinoin (anti-oxidant Vitamin A cream — brand name Retin-A cream) improves the deeper collagen layer, by restoring health and thickness to this layer as well as improved blood supply. This results in smoother, firmer skin and helps eliminate fine wrinkles. Your skin will look and feel smoother and softer.

Obagi Tretinoin Cream 0.1% is the strongest concentration of tretinoin offered in a cream base and is fast acting, powerful and effective. It should be used only after the skin has been conditioned to the Obagi Tretinoin Cream 0.05% and should be used less frequently or discontinued if there is too much reaction to the product. This cream goes on smooth, is lightweight, and can help reduce the appearance and prevalence of acne breakouts, hyperpigmentation as well as the effects of aging, such as fine lines and wrinkles. Obagi Tretinoin Cream 0.1% is especially useful for unsightly acne or wrinkles. Obagi Tretinoin Cream 0.1% stimulates the renewal and growth of healing skin cells and initial peeling of the skin is common. The end result is a smoother more radiant glow to the skin.

SkinMedica Lytera® Skin Brightening System With Retinol Complex 1.0 – SkinMedica Lytera Skin Brightening System with Retinol 1.0 promotes a luminous complexion as it cleanses, hydrates, rejuvenates and protects your skin. Stabilized vitamin C esters and essential fatty acids reduce hyperpigmentation and promote an even tone with increased elasticity. Niacinamide and squlane maintain skin’s moisture levels and retinol diminishes fine lines and wrinkles. UV filters prevent further environmental damage with broad-spectrum defense.

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Source: http://www.suddenlyslimmer.com/html/spa_detail.asp?serviceId=685   602-952-8446  3313 East Indian School Road – Phoenix, Arizona 85018

 

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27. January 2017 by SuddenlySlimmer
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