Millions of people are suffering from dark circles; therefore, there is a rising demand of effective treatment for dark circles. Treatment becomes successful when it targets the underlying cause of appearing dark circles. Cause of under eye dark circles varies therefore; treatment also varies from person to person. The best thing is to prevent dark circles by taking healthy balanced diet and eight hours sleep. However, if you are facing the problem of dark circles under the eyes, various treatments are available that include laser treatment for dark circles. This is fast and effective treatment for reducing them.
With the advancement in medical field, laser treatment for dark circles has become very simple and comfortable for patients. IPL or Intense Pulsed Light uses a broad spectrum light in specific wavelengths to target melanin in the skin as collection of melanin become the cause of pigments. Intense pulsed light heats up the melanin and breaks down into smaller bits that person’s own body absorbs through the natural mechanism. IPL treatment requires several sessions to get desired results.
CO2 laser is also used for treating dark circles; as a result, it improves the level of collagen and elasticity of the skin and makes the skin firm and supple.
Causes of Dark Circles:
Dark circles under the eyes are one of the common signs of aging. With aging, skin loses elasticity and circles become more prominent. Dark circles make you look tired, uglier and older. Dehydration, poor diet and lack of sleep also become the cause of dark circles. Moreover, allergies, nasal congestion and exposure to sun also become the cause of dark circles.
Heredity is one of the basic factors of appearing dark circles. Medical conditions such as allergies and asthma also become the cause of dark circles. When skin becomes thinner due to aging, blood vessels become more prominent and become the cause of dark circles.
Many people have a deep hollow beneath the lower eyelid that is caused by an inherited deficiency of fat. Laser treatment for dark circles is suitable for treating thin eyelid skin, prominent blood vessels, and pigmentation of the eyelid. However, fat grafting is suitable for treatment of hollow eyes. Collagen injection or fat grafting is used to treat hollow under the eyes. Combination of laser treatment and fat grafting might be used for treating dark circles. Aesthetic doctor decides the most suitable treatment depending on patients’ condition.
Thin Eyelid Skin:
Thin eyelid skin is an inherited trait that casts a dark shadow of veins and appears as dark circles. Treatment that builds collagen in the dermis is suitable to make eyelid skin thicker. There are various advanced laser treatments that are effective in stimulating collagen growth in the dermis.
Prominent Eyelid Blood vessels and Veins:
Everyone has veins and capillaries in their eyelid skin; however, in some people these veins are prominent and appear as dark circles. Laser treatment for dark circles is effective for treating them.
Aesthetic doctors provide treatment after the thorough checkup and find the real cause of appearing dark circles. Expert aesthetic doctors choose the most suitable treatment for their patients after checking and testing their skin. Patients should follow doctors’ instructions for safe and effective results.