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5 products to boost the effects of professional pigmentation treatments

30/09/2016 / Editor's picks

If pesky pigmentation and dark spots are getting you down, there are some intensive, efficacious professional treatments available to you. From thermal-based treatments such as laser and IPL that heat the skin to cause injury and then repair, to LED therapy that uses different light wavelengths to stimulate the skin’s own anti-ageing systems. Whatever course of treatment you decide to opt for, you’ll need to adapt your skincare regime to suit it. Caused by an over production of melanin, pigmentation is characterised by dark spots on your hands, neck and face. For this reason it’s important to protect your skin on a daily basis with an SPF, at the same time as boosting the effects of your treatments by using products designed to regulate your melanin production. Here’s our top five…

By Georgia Day

 

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