The "P" word; and how to treat hyperpigmentation


What is a scar? According to the definition in the ‘Beauty Therapy Fact File’- a scar is a special tissue which forms after healing of a wound or an injury. It is a combination of fibroblasts and blood vessels causing collagen to form the scar tissue. Hyperpigmentation is when discolouration forms on the skin ranging from pink, red, brown or purple in colour- this is the skin’s natura