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How Can I Get Rid of Dark Hyperpigmented Scars from Shaving my Buttocks?

How can I get rid of dark hyperpigmented scars from shaving my buttocks? They've been here like for ever..... and they won't go away. Help?

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Hyperpigmented scars

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This type of scar is very difficult to remove. I would NOT recommend surgery or lasers. I would consider a series of chemical peels and an agent that contains hydroquinone.  A consultation with a qualified dermatologist will definitely be helpful for you.

New Haven Dermatologic Surgeon

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