Skin Pigmentation

Skin Pigmentation is those undesirable dark colored patches on our face which generates uneven skin tones. Pigmentation commonly appears on Asian skin types.

There are 3 main types of skin pigmentations:

Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation (PIH)

  • develops after skin injury such as post acne pricking; laser burn.


  • due to hormonal fluctuations, (post pregnancy, prolonged use of birth control pills), UV sun exposure

Solar Lentigo/ Freckles

  • contributed by the UVA and UVB damage.

Suggestion of treatment: