Every day the skin is exposed to various external factors that damage its health and affect its appearance. Sun exposure without protection, pollution, tobacco, and temperature are some of them. As a consequence, the skin may have alterations in its texture, firmness, and color.
Pigmentation or skin darkening, for example, commonly occurs in the neck, elbows, underarms, knees, inner thighs, and intimate area.
Why are my underarms, elbows, and my intimate area dark?
In addition to external factors, there are also internal factors that cause the darkening of some areas of the body such as hormonal changes, genetic disposition, use of certain medications, overweight, some methods of hair removal such as shaving or waxing, and wearing tight clothes.
How does the treatment work?
Aesthetic medicine offers different alternatives to treat pigmented areas. Exfoliation of the skin through chemical peeling is one of the treatments that provide the most effective and better results in the appearance of the skin.
How long do the results last?
The results of this treatment last approximately 6 months, taking into account that the patient must follow the care routine indicated by the specialist.
What areas can be treated with this treatment?
Neck, elbows, underarms, knees, inner thighs, and intimate area.
What are the benefits of this treatment?
This treatment is sufficient for most skin types and does not present significant risks to the patient’s health.