Melasma occur mainly in the facial, hand and throat area, but also in other parts of the body. It occurs more often in women with darker skin. The main causes of skin discolorations are excessive exposure to the sun, as well as some hormonal factors. Another common cause is the appearance of melasma during pregnancy and primarily in the face.
Melasma – Treatment
Tackling melasma is not an easy task. In most cases, a long-term and combined treatment application is required to achieve the desired effect. The main and most effective methods of coping are:
- Special bleaching treatments
- Medical peelings
- Specialized Lasers for special occasions
Plastic surgeon Georgios Tsakonis is at your disposal to inform you in more detail about your case.