Will Thermage Cause Discoloration on Dark African American Skin?
- Asked by Milwaukee1628 in Milwaukee, WI
- 2 years ago
Thermage is safe for all skin types....
Yes, Thermage is safe for any skin type... just like with any treatment there are always risks so whomever you go with to get treated please make sure the provider is experienced with the technology they are using on you.
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Thermage safe on dark skin
In general Thermage is very safe on dark skin but careful attention must be paid to treatment settings to avoid excessive heat which can lead to post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Choose a provider with experience using Thermage and laser on dark skin types.
Thermage can cause post inflammatory pigmentation and therefore darken African American Skin
Thermage can cause post inflammatory pigmentation and therefore darken African American Skin. The good news is that by controlling the temperature during the procedure this rarely happens.
Thermage and darker skin type
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