Hyperpigmentation is the darkening of an area of skin due to increased melanin. It can be caused by sun damage, inflammation, or other sorts of skin damage. People with darker Asian, Mediterranean, or African skin tones are more prone to hyperpigmentation.
The most important thing is to get the patient committed to a good sunscreen protection program. We can treat with the Melanage Peel, also BBL or Broadband Light (Also known as fotofacial ) will work on some patients depending upon skin type. We have different products that we can recommend after we evaluate their skin at the office that will continue to help "brighten" their skin.