I have acne and spots on my face after using Hydroquinone cream. What should I do to get healthy and glowing skin?
I had a little dark skin tone without any acne or spot ...but the I came to know about hydroquinone creame...I started using it ...maybe 3-4 months..I got screaming results..but my face started falling red and dry ...... but everytime when i use to go out in sun I noticed that my skin was tanning very fast I searched for the side effects of hydroquinone and I was afraid with the side effects and I stopped using that creame ...and not I got the same skin tone but a little bit fairer and have many acne and spots on my face can you please tell me what to do??:(
Doctor Answers 1
There are numerous treatments available
to help in treating post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation from acne. Advanced
Dermatology offers topical treatments, chemical peels, and laser treatments
that can significantly reduce the appearance of your hyperpigmentation.
I would recommend making an appointment to determine if you are a candidate for
the appropriate treatment based on the extent of hyperpigmentation.
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