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The Best Laser Treatments for Pigmentation Issues

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There are a number of issues that can impact the appearance of the skin. Environmental factors, such as excessive and unprotected UV exposure, can play a role. So too can genetics, various skin conditions, and the simple process of aging.

Some pigmentation irregularities are minor, noticeable only upon close inspection. Others, however, can detract from your overall appearance, producing a look that is neither comfortable nor desirable. If you find yourself in this condition, feeling unhappy with the appearance of your skin, a simple laser treatment may be the most effective option.

Treating Pigmentation Issues

At Farrell Plastic Surgery & Laser Center, we offer a range of laser treatments for pigmentation issues. Among our most popular are:

  • PicoSure®. This safe and gentle laser treatment is effective at eliminating or greatly reducing the appearance of sunspots, age spots, freckles, rough skin, wrinkles, and acne scars. PicoSure can be used on nearly any area of the body and may even be useful for tattoo removal
  • MedLite®. Safe for all skin types and colors, MedLite treatment can address age and sunspots, pigmented moles, wrinkles, and general skin tone. MedLite can be used on nearly any part of the body and requires little to no recovery period
  • Vbeam® Prima. Used to treat sun and brown spots, Vbeam Prima is ideal for treating visible veins, broken blood vessels, wrinkles, and acne. Safe for all parts of the body, Vbeam can also address poikiloderma of civate, rosacea, and general redness

Finding the Right Treatment for Your Needs

In addition to laser treatments, there are several options for the treatment of pigmentation issues such as sun and age spots. Some topical creams may prove useful, but more reliable results can often be achieved through:

Perhaps the most effective way to learn which option will best address your concerns is through a one-on-one consultation at our comfortable Mechanicsburg office.

Please call Farrell Plastic Surgery & Laser Center at 717-732-9000 to schedule your consultation today. We welcome patients from Harrisburg and all surrounding areas of Pennsylvania.

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