Underarm pigmentation treatments in Edmonton

Underarm pigmentation is a frequent issue that many people experience. It can be annoying and contribute to a loss of self-esteem in many people. Furthermore, many causes of underarm pigmentation are preventable, and certain conditions may even indicate a more serious underlying medical concern. Understanding the causes of underarm pigmentation is essential for taking preventative steps. This article will cover all you need about underarm pigmentation, including its causes, prevention, and treatment! A variety of factors can cause underarm pigmentation. Among the most common causes are:

  1. Exposure to the sun
  2. Hormonal shifts
  3. Rubbing or friction
  4. Waxing and shaving
  5. Skin rashes or infections
  6. Allergic responses
  7. Diabetes
  8. Specific drugs

Causes of Underarm pigmentation

Underarm pigmentation is commonly caused by sun exposure. UV radiation from the sun can cause skin damage and an increase in melanin production. This might result in the formation of black areas on the skin, particularly the underarms. Hormonal changes, such as those seen during pregnancy or when using birth control pills, can also result in underarm pigmentation. Underarm pigmentation can also be caused by friction or rubbing when the skin is touched or irritated regularly; melanin production increases, forming dark patches. Skin irritations or infections can also cause underarm pigmentation. The body may create more melanin if the skin is frequently irritated or inflamed to protect itself. Allergic responses can also cause underarm pigmentation. If a person is allergic to a certain substance, their body may manufacture more melanin to protect itself. Acne can also cause pigmentation under the arms. Acne is a skin ailment that results in the formation of blackheads, whiteheads, and pimples. Finally, several disorders, such as diabetes and liver disease, can induce underarm pigmentation.

Underarm darkness treatments

At Albany Cosmetic and Laser Center, we provide several underarm pigmentation treatments. Among our most popular treatments are:

Skin resurfacing using lasers

– IPL therapy (intense pulsed light therapy)

– Peels with chemicals


Laser skin resurfacing is a therapy that improves the appearance of the skin by using lasers. Because it can help lower the quantity of melanin in the skin, it is a popular therapy for underarm pigmentation. Intense pulsed light therapy is a skin-improvement treatment that uses light pulses to improve skin look. Because it can help lower the quantity of melanin in the skin, it is also a popular therapy for underarm pigmentation. Chemical peels are skin-improvement treatments that use chemicals to improve the skin’s

underarm lightening
underarm darkness Underarm whitening
underarm lightening

This case study is based on the personal experience of one patient and is not intended to represent typical results. Individual results may vary, and the treatment results depicted in this case study are not guaranteed. The information provided in this case study is not a substitute for a consultation with a licensed healthcare provider, and it is important to understand that results vary from person to person. Before undergoing any cosmetic treatment, it is important to speak with a licensed healthcare provider to understand the potential risks, benefits, and results.