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Treatment for Dark Pigmentation Around Eyes?

Hi, this is a question about darkness around the eye area. It is hereditary. I don't mean dark circles necessarily, but the area between the eye... READ MORE

Pigmentation on face....What next after Hydroquinone?

I had bad pigmentation on my face last summer due to exposure to sun. I'm 33 female with an olive skin tone. I met with a dermatologist in London. He... READ MORE

Hyper-pigmented mark on face since my childhood. Skin tone-slightly tan olive skin. What's the best option to remove it?

This mark has been there, never changes tone density. Mark exists right next to my Lip like a thick line. I want to get rid of it since it's so dark... READ MORE

I was prescribed monobenzone for hyper pigmentation. Is it safe to use to eliminate hyper pigmentation?

Hi, Im olive skin tone, Skin type 4. I don't suffer from vitiligo.I was recently prescribed monobenzone to eliminate some hyper pigmentation near my... READ MORE

What is the Best Peel for my Skin Type? I Am Pakistani With Hyperpigmentation (photo)

I've struggled w/ hyperpigmentation and feel a peel would be good for dark spots on my face.My ethnicity is Pakistani, so I have "olive"... READ MORE

I can't seem to get rid of hyperpigmentation on my cheeks (Olive skin). What treatment would you recommend? (photo)

I have been wearing sunscreen and limited sun exposure dramatically. I am currently under going IPL treatment and have recently had my 3rd one (a week... READ MORE

I'm having some hyper-pigmentation because of the tretinoin. What should I do?

I'm having some hyper-pigmentation because of the tretinoin. What should I do. Should I stop applying, wait for it to go away and being again or... READ MORE

What are the most effective treatment options for Hyperpigmentation/Melasma on olive skin? (Photo)

I am using Hydroquinone 6% every night to lighten dark spots. I was wondering if Halo Hybrid Laser or Clear & Brilliant are good options for me to... READ MORE

I have olive skin and would like to know what laser or light therapy is best to remove hyper-pigmentation on my face?

I have some hyper-pigmentation on my face --- on both of my upper cheeks. I have olive skin. Probably between skin tone III and IV (more towards IV).... READ MORE

Treatment for PIH on olive skin? (Photo)

I had three moles of my faced removed (2 shaved off and the other one on my nose cauterized), but all of them are darker now I guess I have pih?? My... READ MORE

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