The causes of uneven skin tone and texture

Your skin tone can become uneven for a number of reasons. Skin blotches, pigmentation, dark patches, and age spots are all conditions where pigment is unevenly distributed, giving our skin a dull and splotchy tone. Healthy and nourished skin tone is bright and luminous.

Uneven skin texture not only feels unpleasant, it makes skin look dull. Sun exposure causes the breakdown of collagen and elastin that gives skin its smoothness and resiliency. Sun damage hurts skin texture slowly and is not highly visible right away. Exposure to too much sun will cause a person’s skin texture to become leathery and rough over time.

Aging is another common cause of irregular skin texture. With aging, surface skin cells aren’t shed as rapidly, causing dead skin cells to build up and skin to appear dry and blotchy. Dry and dehydrated skin also affects its texture, causing skin to feel less velvety to the touch, making it hard to apply cosmetics smoothly.

What are collagen and elastin?

Collagen is an essential component for the skin, and is what helps it stay supple and flexible. The dermis provides the foundation for our skin, and is closely involved in its elasticity because it is the main source of collagen. By having an adequate amount of collagen in the your skin, it can ensure that it looks healthy. Collagen also helps our skin stay hydrated.

Elastin is a highly elastic protein in our connective tissue that allows many tissues in the body to resume their shape after stretching or contracting. Elastin helps the skin return to its original position after it’s pinched or poked. Given the roles that collagen and elastin play, it’s easy to understand how important they are for healthy, youthful skin.

Treatments in NW Calgary

At Fresh Laser Skin Studio, we provide several treatments to improve your skin tone and texture. The following laser treatments are amazing for naturally improving your skin health, that cannot be achieved by cosmetic surgery, or other invasive procedures.

Laser Genesis
Laser Genesis

The best multi functional laser skin rejuvenation treatment that is comfortable and safe for all skin types.
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Laser Photo Facial
Laser Photo Facial

Greatly improves uneven skin tone and texture for lighter skin types.
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Photofirm
Photofirm

A combination laser treatment that brightens and refreshes the skin.*
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Pico Focus Facial
Pico Focus Facial

Uses advanced, non-ablative fractionated pico second technology to produce amazing results without downtime.*
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Picofirm
Picofirm

The ultimate skin rejuvenation treatment exclusive to Fresh Laser Skin Studio.*
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ThermoClear Pro RF
ThermoClear Pro RF

A precise manual technique that always produces great results.* Our #1 add on treatment to treat milia, oil bumps and congested pores, to create smooth healthy skin.
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Book a consultation at Fresh Laser Skin Studio

If you suffer from skin tone and/or texture issues, book a consultation at Fresh Laser Skin Studio in NW Calgary. To get started, schedule online or give us a call at (403) 264-4494. Get fresh; your skin will thank you!

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* Individual results may vary; not a guarantee.

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