The term “dark spots” is a generic description for multiple forms of hyperpigmentation including sun damage,
age spots, melsama, discoloration, uneven tone and more. Hyperpigmentation is a caused by a variety of
factors, but is typically a result of cumulative sun exposure, environmental stressors and hormones –making
it a challenge that nearly everyone faces as they age. The appearance of dark spots is also associated with
aging, in fact,studies have shown that the degree of hyperpigmentation is directly linked to a person’s
perceived age, even in the absence of wrinkles.
Despite being one of, if not the most common signs of aging, hyperpigmentation is one of the most difficult
conditions to address and can take months to show improvement. Improvement requires addressing current
concerns with proper home care and may also require treatments including peels and laser procedures.
Preventing future dark spots into the future requires a combination of sun protection and use of a proper
Jan Marini Skin Research’s award-winning, rejuvenating skin care products and professional as well as at-home peels offer a
multi-faceted approach to reducing the appearance of hyperpigmentation, resulting in a lighter, brighter,
more youthful looking complexion with improvement visible in as little as a month!