How to Remove Dark Spot from Silver Piercing?
- Asked by SportsGirl5 in Providence, RI USA
- 4 years ago
I had a nose piercing and unfortunately made the mistake of wearing silver stud. It oxidized and now that I've taken out the ring, there is a dark spot. I believe it is argyria. I tried using hydroquinone to remove the spot, but to no avail.
Are there other options, topical or surgical that I can do? Thanks in advance.
Scar revision and punch excision for piercing scar
Tattoo lasers will likely not remove the metallic pigment. I would advise you to undergo a small punch excision and revision of the scar.
Spot on nose
You might try a laser to lighten the spot. Depending upon the color, there are several different lasers that can treat this area rather well.
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