How should I treat hyperpigmentation
Some types of laser therapy address the outer layer of the skin, by removing the dark patches. While other types address the melanocytes, which produce melanin.
Chemical peels use to remove the outer layers of the skin cells, which contain high concentrations of melanin. This procedure conducte by a professional practitioner, as it can lead to pigmentation or scarring.
Micro-needling is the process of puncturing the surface of the skin with small needles. The process causes micro-injuries in the dermis and results in accelerated production of collagen and skin repair.
Hydroquinone creams are one of the creams used for lightening the skin. Hydroquinone stops the production of melanin and removes the pigment from the skin.