Smooth, even-toned and beautiful skin is admired the world over. Models and actresses are airbrushed in magazines to give them flawless skin. A skin marked with discolorations and spots can be a hurdle in the lives of many people. Since the face is the most important and prominent part of our appearance, people will go to any lengths for it to appear flawless, clear and free from spots. Freckles and blemishes can hinder the beauty of a face, taking away peoples focus from your good features to the imperfections.
While some people accept these imperfections, others are bothered by their existence and will do anything to hide them. Some women will put layers ofmakeup on their face to hide the unevenness and others will spend a fortune buying products to eliminate them.
However, we all know that these products are sold because of clever marketing gimmicks, and don’t show any real results. At the most they will show a temporary result and will pose many health risks in the long run. At the same time they will rip off all the money in your wallet.
Cosmetic surgery treatment for freckles and blemishes in Islamabad may be the answer to your problems. Modern technology has made cosmetic surgery a safe, inexpensive and highly effective solution for all kinds of skin problems.
Freckles are harmless spots that appear on the face that are tan, brown or black. Very fair skinned people may have freckles due to sun exposure, and others because of hereditary factors. They are most commonly found on Caucasians with lighter shades of skin colour, predominantly red or blonde hair. They range from skin types I to II in the Fitzpatrick scale and are most susceptible to sunburn. Freckles are more prominent in the summer and become less visible during winter
Freckles are a sign of photoaging, a process that speeds up the aging process due to exposure to the sun’s harmful rays. They can appear on the face, neck, hands, chest or any other part of the body.
Luckily a number of cosmetic treatments are available to remove the appearance of freckles on the face.
Blemishes are areas of discolouration on the skin. They may exist in the form of patches or marks. They can be raised above the skin surface or flat and come in a variety of colours. Since there are many different types of blemishes with different the treatment for each varies. The most common types include
- Age spots
- Uneven skin tone.
Though it is impossible to prevent certain kinds of blemishes such as birthmarks, others can be removed through cosmetic procedures, proper skin care and wearing sunscreen. It is also important to keep hydrated and cleanse the face on a regular basis. It also important to moisturize your face daily in order to prevent blemishes.
Skin Lightening Laser Treatment
The latest technology in laser treatment is very safe and non-invasive compared to traditional and outdated treatments. Skin lightening laser treatment is gaining popularity due to this reason, and because whitening creams have failed to show long-lasting if any significant results. Many patients are opting for laser treatment as it has highly effective and long term effects. It is good for skin whitening if you have blemishes or freckles.
Post-treatment side effects:
The side effects of skin lightening laser treatment are temporary and will last from one to two weeks. This includes:
- Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation
- Blistering and crusting of the skin
Chemical peels can also lighten freckles with the added bonus of clearing blemishes, wrinkles, age spots and fine lines. They involve the application of a chemical solution to the skin, in order to remove the damaged surface tissue and support new skin cell growth for a more youthful and fresher appearance. The chemical peel procedure varies according to the depth of the peel chosen by the client. Superfical peels have practically no pain and recovery time and are perfect for a busy lifestyle. Deeper peels give paximum results but require a longer down-time; side effects such as redness and swelling may persist for a few weeks. Surgeon for treatment of freckles and blemishes in Islamabad will be able to consult you on the best choice of chemical peel for your individual skin and lifestyle.
They are a great choice for people who:
- Have multiple skin problems that they want to improve
- Want the freedom to choose how intense the procedure will be, how quickly they can recover and even decide the long term results
- Are seeking a treatment that is safe, effective and stands the test of time.
- Wish to lighten or significantly reduce the appearance of their freckles or blemishes.
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
The demand for IPL is increasing due to its speedy results and little risk involved. An intense pulsed laser is used that fades away freckles and blemishes. Unlike the older lasers that used intense focused light, the new ones used intense broadband light. The IPL delivers energy to both the outer and deeper layers of the skin without causing any surface damage. Hence the recovery period is short and quick.
IPL can fade freckles and blemishes, improve the texture of the skin, age spots, melasma and even visible blood vessels. The results are very long lasting however proper care and maintencace after the procedure is required
- Wearing sunscreen whenever outside
- Avoiding sun exposure as much as possible
Microdermabrasion is the least invasive procedure of freckle removal and blemishes caused by inflammation. The aim of this procedure is to remove the topmost layer of dead skin cells, the stratum corneum by applying very tiny rough grains of crystals, diamonds and bristle tips. Skin may have been exposed to sun damage, acne scarring or dark pigmentation blotches. It is a painless procedure which may take only half an hour, and the recovery time is not very long. Microdermabrasion is a cosmetic procedure that is done under the guidance of a trained cosmetic surgeon. The procedure also helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles. The entire procedure takes about 30 to 45 minutes.
Cosmetic surgeons for treatment of freckles and blemishes in Islamabad are highly qualified and trained. They will give thorough guidance to their clients in preparing for the procedure. This will enable them to achieve the goals they desire from the surgery and minimize the risks involved.