I am Indian and have hyperpigmentation on my upper face (cheeks, eye area, forehead. and nose). Can anyone recommend to me a doctor who can advise me on hyperpigmentation treatments, like non-ablative laser treatments? Thank you!
Hyperpigmentation Treatment for Skin, Indian Ethnicity? (photo)
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Hyperpigmentation and melasma treatment
Hyperpigmentation results from a number of causes, including hormones, the sun, genetics, chronic inflammation, allergies, and heat. In this particular case, I would treat the skin with a regimented depigmentation protocol employing a combination of skin lighteners, retinoids, and a Radiant TCA peel.
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