Blog: Sunspots: screen out and prevent
The face is really one of the most sensitive areas of our body and needs mutch attention and care, especially in the choice of protective cream. For this reason you have to choose a specific high-spectrum sunscreen to ward off sunburns and the emerge of beauty flaws such as sunspots.
The appearance of sunspots or cloasms is mainly due to hypermelanosis, when there is an irregular production of melanin (the pigment that gives the tan) in a particular area.
The marks may appear for an excessive and improper exposure to sunlight or for an hormonal imbalance. Also the use of medicine and hormones can makes trouble, such during pregnancy, menopause and hormone therapy.
So it is always better buy different creams, one for the body and one for the face, with high protection and moisturizing agents, to tan safely.
How it’s possible to oppose and mitigate the sunspots? The first tip is obviously trying to prevent its, and moderate exposure to sunlight and using products with a sun protection factor suitable to our skin type, as explained here
It’s important also to limit the use of estrogens, thet whet the onset of sunspots: many years using the birth control pill may increase the risk of sunspots on the face’s skin.
You can minimize this problem with the help of dermatologist, while the imperfections caused by pregnancy tend to fade naturally after childbirth.
Also the use of dietary supplements (made of zinc, selenium, vitamins C, E, A, and beta-carotene ) helps us.
Be careful: into the summer beauty case you can’t miss a highly protective and moisturizing product for your face!