When these melanin cells become damaged or unhealthy, it leads to disorders in the skin such as melasma, age spots, sun spots, seborrheic keratosis and general uneven skin tone. Pigmentation disorders is a problem that affects much of the UK adult population and treatment can be difficult. Although they do not often pose a health risk, they can be unsightly and/or upsetting for the individual suffering.
Treatments to treat these pigmentation skin disorders will depend on the persons skin type/colour, the type of pigmentation and the cause as well as lifestyle. A variety of treatments options are available at Panakeia (UK) to treat pigmentation on both face and body.