Understanding Different Types of Brown Spots
Brown spots can occur anywhere on the skin, but most people find the spots on the face, neck, and hands to be most visually problematic. Consider visiting a med spa to discuss laser skin resurfacing for treating your brown spots. In the meantime, watch this video to find out about the different types of discoloration.
It features a dermatologist who explains that all brown spots are caused by the overproduction of melanin, which is the pigment in skin. Most brown spots, including post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation and age or sun spots, develop after the skin sustains an injury. A third type, called melasma, is thought to be triggered by hormonal changes.
EpiCentre offers a full suite of medical spa treatments in Dallas for individuals who are concerned about the signs of sun damage or aging, including hyperpigmentation. New and current medical spa clients can call us at 214-887-1577 to request an appointment.