An autoimmune disease; Vitiligo is characterized by white de-pigmented patches of skin which are a result of melanocyte malfunction.
At Divine Proportions, we understand that Vitiligo can be a source of low self-esteem and even frustration. Regain your confidence with the help of our qualified surgeons who can reduce visibility of the white patches.
We provide the following treatments for Vitiligo:
Melanocyte transplants as well as suction blister grafting procedures are performed under local anesthesia and are outpatient procedures.
Your Vitiligo should be in a stable condition for you to be a suitable candidate for Melanocyte transplantation or Suction blister grafting.
Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease caused when melanocytes mal-function or die thereby resulting in white patches on the skin.
At Divine proportion we offer surgical re-pigmentation procedures; Melanocyte transplantation and Suction blister grafting.
You will need to stay for a couple of hours.
The very next day.
You can expect the white patches to regain pigmentation.
Suction blister grafting procedure may rarely result in scarring however there is no scarring in Melanocyte transplantation.
As with any surgical procedure there may be a risk of infection
You surgeon will be able to give you an estimate after examining the extent of Vitiligo.
Surgery takes about an hour.