Hyperpigmentation

Most Australians suffer from hyperpigmentation in some way because of our high exposure to UV rays during our lifetimes. But thanks to new technology, removal of excess hyperpigmentation is quick and easy. Hyperpigmentation is the technical term for sun spots,...

Freckles

Skin in Australia is very prone to freckling because of our high exposure to UV rays. But rather than damaging your skin using a chemical cream in an effort to whiten freckles, visit Pigmentation Care By Sia at St Ives, Castle Hill, Bondi Junction or the Sydney CBD...

The causes of skin pigmentation

Excess skin pigmentation, or hyperpigmentation as it is sometimes known, is a malfunction of the skin’s pigment causing brown spots, freckles, age spots and melasma. The skin’s pigment is controlled in the epidermis by cells called melanocytes. When exposed to the...

Dark age spots

As we age, and after a lifetime in the hot Australian sun, the pigment in our skin, or melanin, becomes unstable resulting in sun spots or dark age spots. These dark age spots are caused by the clumping of this damaged pigment in this skin and once they are there,...