The number of of laser resurfacing procedures used to treat concerns such as pigmentation grew by 5% between 2014 & 2015 among women*
If the body produces too much or too little melanin, it can cause brown spots, sun spots, moles, melasma or other skin patches that appear lighter or darker than normal. Some people address pigmentation concerns with medicines and creams, while others are seeking treatments for more dramatic results.
- Ephelides (freckles)
*Resource: 2015 ASPS Plastic Surgery Statistics Report