When you were a teenager, you might have dealt with acne. From picking at your pimples, that acne may have turned into scars. Eventually, however, you thought you were finished with these marks on your face, but it seems similar ones have appeared on your face as an adult. An elos plus treatment is one of the methods you can use to remove pigmented lesions.
Understanding Pigmented Lesions
A pigmented lesion is a type of scar or marking on your body. For example, you may have some brown moles on your face. Keep in mind, however, that pigmented lesions do not always have to appear on your face; you may have them elsewhere on your body. As far as aesthetics goes, you may express more concern about the ones on your face because you are unable to cover them. Still though, you may opt to have the treatment done elsewhere on your body. Before you choose this treatment, however, you need to make sure that the pigmented lesions are not indicative of a larger problem.
Knowing When Pigmented Lesions are Dangerous
Some pigmented lesions merely represent flaws on your skin; however, others can highlight a serious problem developing within your body. For example, you may notice flaws on your face and think that they were just the remnants of serious acne issues when you were younger. In fact, they could act as signs of skin cancer or another serious skin condition. Therefore, before you opt for any beauty treatment, you need to rule out disease.
Pitting Elos Plus Treatments Against Makeup
Once you have determined that the pigmented lesions are not indicative of a medical condition, you can begin to consider treating the beauty problems that you see. You may believe that you can use makeup to cover the pigmented lesions. While makeup can do wonders for the skin, it is often not enough to cover such problems. Even if the makeup covers the color of the lesions, it will not necessarily make the skin look smooth.
Pigmented lesions can come along with grooves in the skin. Not only does that render makeup application difficult do in a smooth manner, but it also means that the makeup can rub off during the day. In fact, the makeup may end up highlighting the parts of the skin that aren’t smooth as opposed to covering them out.
Transforming Your Skin
An Elos Plus procedure is not one that will just act like a tiny eraser on a small imperfection. Choosing to have this procedure done can radically improve the look of your skin. The pigmented lesions will vanish, and your face will also have a healthier and younger glow that makes you feel how you did before your skin troubles ever began.
Schedule Your Consultation
Opting for an Elos Plus treatment can help restore your skin to a place you never thought was possible. At Dermatology Associates, we’ll work with you to determine if the Elos Plus system is right for you. Our clinicians can recommend the aesthetics and cosmetics procedures that are most appropriate for you and your skin. Contact Dermatology Associates today to schedule your consultation.