want to have the flawless skin of a radiant Greek goddess, but sometimes life
can get in the way and ruin our plans.
a million and one causes of skin pigmentation: from prolonged exposure to the
sun, pregnancy, hormones and even hereditary factors. As a result, you may not
be able to avoid getting those uneven patches on your skin.
despair; your Greek goddess skin is still attainable. These tips and hints will
help you prevent and treat pigmentation:
1. Always use sunblock
use of sunblock is your biggest weapon against pigmentation. We all know how
harmful UV rays are, and being exposed to them for long periods of time can
lead to pigmentation.
recommended that you use a sunblock of SPF 30 or higher on your face. If you
are a nature-lover and are constantly outdoors, it is recommended you apply
sunblock every 3 – 4 hours.
2.Take care of your skin
regular skin care routine can be instrumental in treating and preventing
pigmentation, particularly the most common kind: hyper-pigmentation.
Taking care of your skin also includes ditching some of those bad
habits.Popping pimples, scratching
and picking at your skin is a big no-no, especially if you already have skin
pigmentation issues. If you feel the need to scratch, moisturise instead.
3. Use the right products
There are products on the market that help prevent and fight
pigmentation. Thiospot® normalises
pigmentation production so with continuous use, you will see a more even skin
4.Exfoliate, exfoliate, exfoliate
Exfoliation has numerous benefits for your complexion. Exfoliation
rids the surface of the skin of skin cells containing pigment so helps with
skin cell turnover. Be careful not to over exfoliate, using an exfoliating wash
1-2 times a week is enough for most people.