We all have heard that celebrities often go for various cosmetic surgeries such as breast enlargement, liposuction, and other facial cosmetic surgeries but do you know there are many famous Bollywood beauties that went for skin color change surgery. We know it came as a shocker but you will be appalled to know that this top actress also jumped on the bandwagon.
Kajol of Baazigar and Kajol of Dilwale? Yes, that’s KAJOL. There is too much difference in her since her debut days that is impossible to ignore. But how is it really possible? Can healthy diet, steady workout and zero exposure to sun attribute to change in skin color? At least, Kajol acknowledged that by dismissing all the rumors of undergoing skin melanin surgery.
Well, Kajol is not the only celebrity who has undergone fairness treatment, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, and even yesteryear actresses like Hema Malini and Rekha have all transformed themselves to fit in.
But no one can help it because we, Indians are so obsessed with fair skin. The irony is that features do not matter. If you have fair skin tone, people find you beautiful. That is why the business of beauty creams is flourishing immensely.
Talks apart, Is it easy to change the colour of skin? What experts say? Is it advisable?
If you go by the recommendations of skin experts and plastic surgeon, these treatments often create skin problems in people who have undertaken wrong experiments in order to get a “fair and lovely skin.”
We know, many questions must be puzzling your mind but we are there to answer all your W’s and H’s.
What is Skin lightening?
Skin lightening is a cosmetic procedure that aims to reduce the concentration of melanin in the skin and treat the damaged tissues, leading to a lighter skin tone. In layman’s terms, skin color is determined by a pigment called melanin. More the numbers of melanin means darker the skin tones. Combination of chemical substances and modern technology produce the desired result.
Who can benefit from skin lightening surgery?
People with following skin conditions can go for this –
- People with excessive production of melanin in the skin
- Lack of melanin in the skin
- Acne-prone skin
- Wrinkles and fine lines
- Freckles and acne scars
- Uneven skin tones
- Damaged skin due to age or sun exposure
What are the side effects of skin lightening treatment?
Cosmetic surgery has its own risk such as-
- The skin may develop dark patches after the procedure
- Bacterial infection
- Bruising and scarring
- Redness and swelling
- Sensitivity to the sun
Does it last forever?
Skin whitening procedure is done only after ruling out any serious internal or skin disease. According to experts, these procedures do not last forever. One has to go for regular follow-up sessions. Incorporating home remedies and following healthy diet can help maintain the skin whitening effect but as you know nothing lasts forever.
If you or any of your acquaintances is going for a skin lightening surgery, it is must to educate yourself and consult a qualified doctor.
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