What are freckles
Any part of the body that is exposed to sunlight can develop freckles, however, freckles mostly show up on the face. They appear as tan/light brown spots. Freckles are not symptoms of any health problem; they are simply skin cells with melanin overproduction. Melanin is a skin pigment that protects the skin from ultraviolet light.
Exposure of the skin to ultraviolet light is one cause of freckles development. Freckles can also be genetically inherited. People who are lighter in their complexion are more susceptible to freckles. Since most people prefer remaining fair in their complexion, they usually do all that they can to regain their outer beauty whenever they develop freckles.
So, what are the treatments for freckles?
Lasers are usually used to lighten and reduce freckles. There is a very low risk of scarring and skin discoloration with laser treatment making it safe and highly effective.
This method takes several months of consistent use to finally eradicate freckles. Other creams may be used to complement retinoids.
In this treatment, physician uses a light freeze of liquid nitrogen to eradicate freckles.
The technique removes the outer layer of the skin using a stream of tiny particles. Several sessions are enough to remove both natural freckles and sun-induced ones.
These are hydroquinone containing products that can be bought at drug stores and beauty stores with or without a prescription. They also contain kojic acid. They need several months on consistent application to eradicate natural as well as sun-induced freckles. Sun protection/avoidance is complementary to this treatment.
Epibright Skin Brightening cream
This is a skin lightening cream that moisturizes as it brightens the skin. Most of the other skin lightening creams lack the moisturizing element in them hence they leave the user dry and vulnerable. Epibright contains soothing herbal extracts and brightening agents. It contains kojic dipalmitate and organic brightening agents that keep the skin fresh while maintaining brightness. Dark spots are eliminated with extracts like bearberry and mulberry working in conjunction with the kojic dipalmitate.
Lemon juice works best on natural freckles; those not cause by sunlight. It is a natural bleaching agent that will help you regain your beauty.
This is another natural method that works well with natural freckles which are not sun induced. The mask is applied on the face and the lactic acid in the milk allowed to peel off the top layer of the skin.
This method aims to peel off the top layer of one’s skin. Fruits are mixed together and left to dry on one’s skin.