Are you bothered by irksome dark patches of skin on your face? You’re not alone! Hyperpigmentation (aka age spots and liver spots) is a common sign of aging that occurs when brown pigment (melanin) is overproduced as a result of sun exposure, inflammation, acne scars, genetics, and melasma (aka “the mask of pregnancy”). For those faced with hyperpigmentation, the fall and winter months, when sun exposure is minimal, are the best time to seek treatment to remove brown pigment in Raleigh.
Our team of skincare experts at Triangle Facial Plastic Surgery weigh in on 5 cosmetic treatment options you may consider to help remove brown pigment and enjoy a more clear and even skin tone. Keep in mind that when pursuing any of the following treatments, it’s imperative that you stay out of the sun!