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Where Can I Buy Hydroquinone Creams?

Im from the Philippines and I want to know where can I buy that cream. I read it from the other reviews that this can lighten scars like mine having... READ MORE

Is Topical Hydroquinone Safe for Skin Lightening?

I've heard that hydroquinone may cause cancer so I am obviously worried about using it for lightening up my skin tone.  Are there alternatives? READ MORE

Hydroquinone 8% Safe to Lighten Skin After 3 Fraxel 1 Dual? Seeing Some Improvement, Not As Expected or Advised by Dr. (photo)

Hydroquinone 8% Safe to Lighten Skin After 3 Fraxel 1 Dual Fraxel Seeing Some Improvement, Not As Expected or Advised by Doctor READ MORE

Hydroquinone and Ochronosis For Skin Lightening?

I have olive complexion. My doctor presribed a custom formula for skin lightening containing Hydroquinone 8%, tretinoin .1%, hydrocortisone .5%, and... READ MORE

What is Hexylresorcinol? Is it Better Than Hydroquinone for Skin Lightening?

What is Hexylresorcinol? Is it better than hydroquinone for skin lightening? READ MORE

I Want to Lighten my Skin Shade, What is the Best Way?

Hi,I have dark wheatish skin tone.i really want to lighten my colour,i used hydrquinone for 20 days,it did show amazing results but i stopped it now... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Use Tri Luma when I've Already Had a Reaction to Hydroquinone?

I have dark brown spots on my cheeks, forehead and upper lip I used OTC creams with hidroquinone but I get a reaction to it redness and swollen on the... READ MORE

Will Hydroquinone 4% Lighten a Flat Mole and Improve Its Appearance Cosmetically? (photo)

Please let us ignore the fact that hydroquinone may be carcinogenic and simply concentrate on whether it can benefit me cosmetically. I have asked... READ MORE

What is the Most Effective Skin Lightener?

What is the most effective skin lightener for topical use that can be bought without prescription? What ingredients are the best to look for when... READ MORE

Is Alpha Arbutin Better Than Hydroquinone?

Hydroquinone doesn't work for me anymore so I heard that Alpha Arbutin was a good alternative. Is Alpha Arbutin superior? Also, what could it be... READ MORE

Obagi During Laser Hair Removal

Hello , Can I use the obagi whitening line that contains 4% HQ and vitamin C during the period of laser facial hair removing sessions ?? READ MORE

I Didnt Know Im 2 Weeks Pregnant and I Used Hydroquinone. Im Worried, What Will Happen to my Baby?

I Didnt Know Im 2 Weeks Pregnant and I Used Hydroquinone. Im Worried, What Will Happen to my Baby? READ MORE

Exogenous Ochronosis Laser Treatment?

I have been using hydroquinine from 18yrs-21yrs of age. I had stopped once I have developed these banana shaped ochres on both sides of my upper cheek... READ MORE

I Want to Use a Skin Lite Cream Containing Hydroquinone+tretinoin+mometasone Furoate?

I want to use a skin lite cream containing hydroquinone+tretinoin+mometasone furoate ...for making my skin tone dark to fair...could you please... READ MORE

Does Lotion Peau De Lune Contain Hydroquinone?

There is a liquid lotion called lotion peau de lune that can be used as a cleanser. But I need to know if it contains hydroquinone READ MORE

Meladerm As an Alternative to Hydroquinone Creams?

For the past 3 months, I have used a hydroquinone cream in night time, and Kojivit gel in day time. But I experienced a lot of side effects: acne,... READ MORE

My Doctor Prescribed my Epiquin Micro (Hydroquinone 4%) to Reduce the Black and Brown Spot

I am using it daily twice and its been a 1 week almost, i am noticing the color of my face is getting even, but however the overall skin color is... READ MORE

Severe Side Effects from Hydroquinone?

I have heard that hydroquinone can cause severe side effects and is possibly being banned? Is this true and should I stop using this? READ MORE

My Doctor Prescribed my Epiquin Micro (Hydroquinone 4%) to Reduce the Black and Brown Spot

I am using it daily twice and its been a 1 week almost, i am noticing the color of my face is getting even, but however the overall skin color is... READ MORE

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