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Best Treatment for Olive Skin with Age Spots, Sun Spots, Melasma?

I'm 47, light olive complexion w/ pinkish undertones, brown eyes and dark brown hair; was very active in sports from age 7 through 20's-prior to the... READ MORE

How Can I Reduce Facial Brown Spots?

I have a problem. My patient had a several milia on her face. I tried to peel it by 15% salysilic acid. 2 weeks after she came again with several... READ MORE

What Can Be Done About Brownish Bruise from Hydrogen Peroxide?

I used a hydrogen peroxide to get rid of a brownish spot on my face. Immediately, I started applying antibiotics ointment on the soar part. Now I have... READ MORE

Treatment for Brown Spots on Forehead and Back?

Growing up, my mom always told me not to pick at the bumps in my face, and I had to be hard-headed and did it anyway. Now, I have brown spots on my... READ MORE

Is It True That There's No Treatment for Red/Brown Skin Discolorations on the Body?

Today a dermatologist said to me that there's no treatment for skin discolorations on the body, only on the face because the skin here is... READ MORE

Natural Progesterone Cream for Brown Spots?

Can I use natural progesterone cream on the brown spots on my face? READ MORE

I have dark brown spots scattered just above my thighs, ankle, foot and arms. What treatment would you recommend? (photo)

They seem to be spreading but in an irregular manner as there is no clear trace. I've had the marks on my ankle for about 4-5 years and now suddenly... READ MORE

Hydroquinone Caused Broken Blood Vessels?

I was prescribed retin a and hydroquinone to get rid of brown spots on my forehead after 30% glycolic peel. After 5 mos brown spots faded but now Im... READ MORE

What Really Works in Improving Skin Discolorations?

My skin has improved dramatically over the last 6-8 months, but I still have red and brown pigmentation in certain areas of my face. I'm wondering,... READ MORE

What are these light brown spots? (Photo)

I'm 19 and female and I've recently noticed these light brown spots on my neck. Originally, they were on my chest but they have disappeared from my... READ MORE

Treatments for Hyperpigmentation Due to Pregnancy?

What is the best treatment for my cheeks with hyperpigmentation? I noticed the brown spots after I gave birth to my last baby 2 years ago, 2006. From... READ MORE

Dark brown spots after waxing. (photo)

Went to do threading eyebrows and upper lips then facial. just fine till the owner of the shop appear.Your cheek and forehead looks to hairy.She did... READ MORE

I have light black spots on my forehead, what is the best treatment? (photo)

I have consulted a few doctors but no results, being presentable is very important for my job so please help me .Flutopic skin oitnment and... READ MORE

Using Refissa 0.05% + Hydroquinone 4% for Brown Spots, Which Goes on 1st or Are They Combined?

IPL treatments did not do much for the brown spots on my face. I have been using Refissa for quite awhile and now have an additional script of... READ MORE

How to Treat Recurring and Spreading Brown Patches?

I have brown patch on upper lip that doesn't appear until the summer months. After being in the heat (not sun) it comes out. It will lessen once... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation After KTP Laser (Removing Brown Spots)

Hello, I am olive skin and had KTP laser done last winter to remove brown spots and my brows spots faded. I went again in May for touch ups on my arms... READ MORE

What is the best treatment for dermal hyperpigmentation on Asian skin?

I am an Asian woman who had a flawless skin in 20's and 30's. In my 40', I developed some brown spots. A doctot suggested that I use Avage and a... READ MORE

Telangiectasias Caused by Hydroquinone Cream?

Derm prescribed me hydroquinone & retin-a to treat brown spots on forehead after 30% glycolic peel. Brown spots have faded but now there are 2 red... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation - Not Likely Melasma - What Else Can it be?

My skin was quite fair (computer skin analysis/dr analysis burning at 7 minutes). My skin has all this brown now that did not develop during pregnancy... READ MORE

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