Hyperpigmentation, including Melasma and Post-Inflammatory Pigmentation


What is hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation, often referred to as melasma, is a very common skin condition in which brown patches appear on the skin. It can be caused by exposure to the sun, eczema, psoriasis, pregnancy, and resolved inflammation from acne.

Why treat hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation can have a significant impact on your appearance and thus can adversely affect your quality of life.

How is hyperpigmentation treated at DTLA Derm?

At DTLA Derm, our board-certified dermatologists provide an individualized regimen with daily steps to complement prescription medications, including cleansers, moisturizers, and diet recommendations. We cater treatment to patient skin type, dry skin type, age, and gender. We also offer special services for melasma, such as microneedling and chemical peels .  We also offer the VI Precision Plus Peel, which is safe for all skin types.

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