Hyperpigmentation goes by many names: sun spots, age spots, melasma and PIH (post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation). One thing they all have in common is the complexity of the condition, and more importantly, that each case is unique, requiring a customized treatment plan.
How Microneedling Fades Pigmented Lesions
Microneedling involves using an automated device that deploys microscopic needles deep into the dermal layers. This creates tiny injuries that trigger your skin’s wound-healing response. As the skin heals and recovers, healthy new unpigmented cells make their way to the surface. Over time, dark spots become lighter and in some cases fade away altogether.