Category Archives: Pigmentation

3 Reasons To Choose PICO For Your Pigmentation Problems

Pigmentation on the face is a common skin problem caused by multiple factors. Besides being hereditary, prolonged exposure to the sun and ultraviolet (UV) rays might produce an inflammatory response and trigger melanin production. When the body produces too much melanin, it gets dispersed unevenly, resulting in an uneven skin tone. Dark and discoloured spots may also appear due […]

What Is Hyperpigmentation, And How Can We Cure It?

You may notice patches of skin on your face that has turned slightly darker than the rest of your complexion. Sometimes, the darkened patch is very prominent, and other times less obvious. In some instances, there may not be just one patch, but multiple patches all over the face and neck. If you see such darkening, you may be experiencing hyperpigmentation. The […]

Rain or shine, you need to protect your skin!

You don’t need sunscreen when you’re going to work in the early morning or returning home after 6pm, because the UV rays are weaker at those times. But between March and October, a good sunscreen of at least SPF30, should always be used between 11am and 3pm, when the sun is at its highest. This applies even […]

WHAT IS HYPERPIGMENTATION?

Everyone wants to maintain their beauty aesthetically. However, there are many who has Hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is characterized by the darkening of an area of skin as a result of the  overproduction of melanin. Hyperpigmentation is the result of either of two occurrences: (1) an abnormally high concentration of melanocytes produce melanin or (2) when melanocytes are hyperactive. For […]

HOW CAN YOU PREVENT HYPERPIGMENTATION?

Prevention is truly better than trying to cure pigmentation through ultheraphy once it starts. Here are some simple to follow tips that can help you hold pigmentation and freckling at bay! 1) Wearing a sunscreen of at least SPF 15 daily and avoiding sun exposure is crucial in preventing hyper pigmentation. We recommend our EHA Sunshield 24hrs as just one application […]