Are Those Dark Spots on Your Skin Concerning You?
Usually harmless, Hyperpigmentation, is a rather common condition in which patches of skin become darker in color than the normal surrounding skin.
Typical Causes of Hyperpigmentation:
- Sun Damage
- Inherited Genetics
- Skin Inflammation
- Acne Related Condition
- Excess of Melanin
Regardless of its cause, noticing any dark spots should be an indicator to get your skin checked. When you schedule an appointment at Cibolo Creek Dermatology Group for a consultation, our board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Monica McCrary, will thoroughly evaluate your skin to provide an assessment of your skin’s current health. From here, she will determine whether or not you have hyperpigmentation and what your treatment options are.
Skin Pigmentation Removal & Treatment
At Cibolo Creek Dermatology Group, our staff is composed of certified, trained and experienced medical professionals who are qualified and equipped to deliver the best treatments to give you the healthy, radiant skin you deserve. With each patient, we do our best to fully understand your skin’s condition and any concerns you may have.
Treatment options for hyperpigmentation can include bleaching, laser skin rejuvenation, and extensive exfoliation, such as a chemical peel. Dr. McCrary will explain additional treatments and advice for minimizing darker areas, so that you can feel more confident in your own skin.