Lasers and microdermabrasion can be used to treat hyperpigmentation. They can also be used to treat other skin conditions, although their approaches are different.
While microdermabrasion is straightforward, many types of lasers help to fix uneven skin tones and textures. Two of the more popular and common types are the Q-switched and Picosecond lasers.
With my main interest in facial aesthetics, I have run into many cases of skin problems such as hyperpigmentation. I have written this article to point out the differences between lasers and microdermabrasion so you can better choose which is more suitable for you.