How to Get Rid of Skin Pigmentations: Methods to Try

  Tired of trying ways to get rid of your skin pigmentation problem? You’re not alone. Skin pigmentation is not an uncommon issue, especially in tropical countries like Singapore. How to get rid of it once and for all? Before we answer this question, we must first know the causes. Common Causes of Skin Pigmentation Singapore is hot and humid all round year. The heat and the sun can be harsh on your skin. Skin pigmentation is a typical side effect of excessive exposure to sun (UV rays). But the sun rays are not the only evil. Just to name a few more, skin discolouration happens due to several other reasons too: hormonal changes in the body • genetics • medications (one common example is birth control pills) • pregnancy (at different stages) • skin aging • clinical depression • stressful lifestyle (example, excessive time spent working on a computer) • wrong skin care products, especially heavy, chemical-based beauty products • too much fast food intake Our skin gets its colour from a pigment called melanin. Special cells in the skin produce melanin. When these cells become damaged due to the reasons stated below, it affects melanin production and hence causes pigmentation. Pigmentation Treatments You Can Try Pigmentation treatment can be managed to some extent with some simple, effective home remedies. Although take note, home remedies can only soothe and not necessarily completely get rid of excessive pigmentation. With the latest advancement in beauty science, you can try modern, cosmetic pigmentation treatments. Here are some that you can try: 1. Special Skin Treatments Skin treatments such as facials designed for skin pigmentation treatment can work well, but you will...