Skin Whitening Treatments are the most popular treatments in the cosmetic world today. All of us want to look beautiful and have a fair skin tone. However, due to pollution and harsh sun rays, the skin gets tanned and dark spots appear. Skin whitening is considered one of the best solutions to get a younger-looking bright complexion.
Treatments for Skin Whitening in Mumbai
Chemical Peel For Skin Whitening: A doctor would propose this process in which a solution containing alpha-hydroxy acids produced from natural sources is used to exfoliate the damaged top layers of the skin. It aids in the removal of melanin deposits and the appearance of healthy tissue on the skin’s surface. Chemical peels are classified into three varieties according to on their concentration: light, medium, and deep. A chemical peel is a mild choice for whitening discolored skin by efficiently removing facial blemishes, tan, and dark spots, as well as leveling out skin tone. Chemical peels are appropriate for skin whitening procedures on the face.
Laser Skin Whitening Treatment: During laser treatment, the doctors employ a focused beam of light to reduce melanin accumulation in the target region. The pigment residues are finally removed by the skin’s immune system. As a consequence, the skin seems to be healthier and brighter than it was previously. The skin that has been rebuilt is perfect. The laser treatment, also known as a laser peel or lasabrasion, aids in the efficient reduction of skin pigmentation, dark patches, sun tanning, and lacklustre skin. Laser therapy is safe for whitening the skin tone on the face and other parts of the body.
Skin Whitening Injections: Skin whitening injections contain glutathione, a skin whitening substance that reduces the synthesis of tyrosinase, an enzyme that raises melanin levels. According to common belief, these injections can cleanse the body, protect the skin from damaging UV rays, and improve skin tone. The use of this injection was assessed as “probably safe” by the “Natural Medicine Comprehensive Database,” yet no remark was made on its efficacy as a skin-whitening agent. According to research, taking a high dose of glutathione is risky and may result in serious negative effects. There is currently a scarcity of evidence-based research to determine the effects of glutathione. Although these injections are available at some skin clinics, it is best to make an educated selection.
Skin Whitening Products: The industry offers a diverse range of chemical-based skin whitening products. The majority of them include azelaic acid, arbutin, retinol, hydroquinone, glycolic acid, lactic acid, and kojic acid. Certain of these chemical components are well-known for their bleaching characteristics, which may temporarily lighten your skin but will not provide long-term results and may produce some adverse effects. These are not recommended for long-term usage.
Arbutin: is a common component in many skin whitening and anti-pigmentation creams. It lightens the skin’s colour and is highly good in reducing freckles, stretch marks, and age spots.
Limitations of Skin Whitening Treatment
Skin Whitening Treatment is a cosmetic procedure that aims to lighten the skin and dark spots all over the body. Although skin whitening treatment is an effective way of treating hyperpigmentation, melasma, and dark spots, it has its limitations.
- Skin Whitening Treatment Does Not Remove Scars or Blemishes This is one of the main limitations of this treatment. Skin whitening treatment does not remove scars or blemishes from your skin.
- The Treatment may also be ineffective for deep pigmentation or dark spots.
- People with extremely sensitive and thin skin should refrain from undergoing these procedures as well.
When can you see the results of skin whitening treatment?
You may be able to see some results of your skin whitening treatment after a few appointments but this will vary from person to person.
The amount of time it takes depends on the extent of discoloration and the type of treatment you’re undergoing.
For example, if you have a lot of sun damage or age spots, it may take several sessions to see results.
It varies from person to person. Generally, it takes 5-7 days to see the result. But if you have severe damage or pigmentation, it may take 10-15 days for the skin to show the change.
it’s important to note that the results of your skin whitening treatment are not permanent. You may need more treatments down the line to maintain your results.
How should you prepare yourself for your skin whitening treatment?
Before the procedure, you need to carry out a complete hygienic cleaning of the face, remove all traces of makeup and wash with soap. After that, it is necessary to wipe the face with tonic, degrease with lotion, apply a scrub. After all this, it is necessary to rinse thoroughly with water and dry the face with a towel.
Are You a good candidate for a skin whitening treatment?
The best way for you to determine whether or not this is the right treatment for you is to make an appointment to have a consultation with a dermatologist. If that isn’t possible, there are some things you can look at yourself.
First of all, take a look at what it is that bothers you about your skin color. In most cases, people who want their skin lightened are unhappy with their complexion because of acne scars or freckles, so that’s where we’ll start.
Acne scars are usually very easy to eliminate with a skin whitening treatment. Most of these treatments work well on scarred areas because they’re able to penetrate deeper into the skin and heal it from within. It works especially well if the acne scars are raised above the surface of the rest of your skin.
You are not a good candidate for skin whitening if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, have sensitive skin, allergic to any of the product’s ingredients, or have open wounds or sunburns. You may also not be a good candidate if you have used other skin wightening products before and experienced adverse reactions.
Frequently Asked Question
Q: Is the treatment safe?
Yes, the skin whitening treatment is absolutely safe. The procedure is done by only the most experienced dermatologist at ISAAC LUXE.
Q: How many sessions do I need?
This depends on your skin type and condition. However, you will feel a visible difference within just one session. If you want to achieve a significant change in your skin complexion, you may need 3-4 sessions.
Q: What areas can be treated?
Most areas of the body can be treated, including the face, neck, arms, hands, chest, and back.