Melasma is a common skin disorder that can be seen in both women and men around the world. While it is a universal condition that can be apparent in any ethnicity, it is most commonly seen in Asians, Hispanics, Arabs, and Africans due to the higher levels of melanin in their skin. While some with fair skin may not recognize their condition as it is less noticeable, those with a tendency to tan will notice severe discoloration in the cheeks, nose, forehead and lips as well as the upper arms. This discoloration is caused by an increased production of melanin in the skin, which can be because of an individuals heredity, exposure to the sun, or use of oral contraceptives and prescription drugs. The treatment of melasma has advanced significantly in the recent years. Sufferers now the options for chemical peel melasma treatment, skin lightening treatment, and laser treatment depending on the severity of their condition.
Chemical Peel Melasma Treatment Options
Melasma treatments using chemical peels will generally use acidic compounds to remove increased levels of melanin in the skin. In this type of remedy, a number of different acids can be used including: trichloroacetic, azelaic, glycolic, lactic and fruit extracts. The strong the chemical peeling agent is, the higher the rate of success to produce a noticeable difference in discoloration.
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