Problem skin of the face

What is facial laser resurfacing?

Initially, when describing the procedure for laser grinding with a CO2 laser, it was recommended that the treatment be continued until the treated tissues acquire a suede look.

Scar: causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Cicatrix is a newly formed connective tissue in place of damaged skin and deeper tissues. Scars are formed due to injuries, surgical incisions, as well as ulceration of a number of skin eruptions (papules, tubercles, knots, etc.).

Lentigo: causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Lentigo (syn: solar lentigo, senile lentigo, hepatic spots) - small brownish spots that occur in individuals of any phototype against the background of excessive acute and chronic insolation.

Freckles: causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Freckles (ephelids, ephelides) are small brownish spots that appear in individuals of I-II phototypes against the background of insolation. Freckles are more often observed in blondes with fair skin and blue eyes.

Violations of skin pigmentation (vitiligo, albinism, melasma): causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Distortions of pigmentation can be primary, as well as secondary, arising at the site of resolved primary vysypnyh elements (papules, pustules, vesicles, blisters).

Seborrheic dermatitis and dandruff

Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic relapsing skin disease that develops in seborrhea and large folds, manifested by erythematous squamous and follicular papular-squamous eruptions and resulting from the activation of saprophyte microflora.

Idiopathic dermatitis of the face

Periodic dermatitis (periorificial dermatitis, syn: idiopathic face dermatitis, steroid face dermatitis, stewardess disease, rosacea perioral, rosace-like dermatitis, photosensitive seborrhea) is a disease that affects exclusively the skin of the face and manifests itself as persistent erythema, most often developing in the perioral region, and emerging on its background with small papules and papulopustules.

Hyperpigmentation and skin whitening

One of the complications in carrying out cosmetic procedures that can be perceived by skin cells as external aggression (peelings, plastic surgery, application of toxic substances to the skin, etc.) is a darkening of the skin - hyperpigmentation.
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Dry skin: Moistening to hydration

If, for one reason or another, the moisture content in the stratum corneum decreases, then its structure breaks down, which leads to a deterioration of the barrier properties.


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