Melasma + IPL Q&A
I got melasma during my pregnancy. I feel my dark spots on my forehead and cheeks are getting darker. Will IPL be a treatment for my condition or... READ MORE
I am 33 years old, and have sensitive skin (i.e. I don't respond well to glycolic acid). My cocerns are: slight browness/possible melasma on my... READ MORE
I've tried many treatments for facial sun damage/melasma. My last attempt is either IPL or Fraxel Laser. Since they're both very costly, I'd like... READ MORE
I just had an IPL treatment done today. I'm concerned because I just read from Dr. Mary Lupo's comment that pregnancy hormones can accelerate or... READ MORE
I've had 2 IPLs on face in 2 mths. Last was 4 wks ago. I now have more dark spots and nothing has flaked off. What do I do now?
I have no before and after pictures, but I've had 2 IPL treatments on face in 8 wks. I now have more dark spots (big spots, not coffee ground dots),... READ MORE
I suffer from Melasma and the dermatologist said it would remove the pigment better than ipl as it was only quite light...the tca peel appears to have... READ MORE
47 yo. IPL/chemical peel on same day. Procedure was explained but after reviews I'm worried. Am I a good candidate? (Photo)
I had an IPL treatment done 15 years ago to remove brown spots and get rid of rosacea/blemishes and it worked great! I now have more rosacea and brown... READ MORE
I was on bc pills for 10 years and developed upper lip melasma towards the end. Since going off 2 years ago it has faded and is now barely noticeable... READ MORE
1) Are IPL treatments effective for mild, epidemal melasma? 2) Should I continue with more IPL treatments?
8 years ago I noticed a light brown macule (1cm x 1cm) on my upper left cheek, it was very light and unnoticeable, it didn't darken until 2 yrs ago, a... READ MORE
I want to use Obagi again to treat my melasma (caused by two pregnancies and years of oral birth control use.) I'd also like to take care of the sun... READ MORE
I have had two fraxel dual laser treatments and still have melasma spots. I was thinking about getting IPL treatment. (photos)
But scared my face will burn I burned in 2 spots from the fraxel on my lip and has left white scar marks on my lips also will the IPL get rid of the... READ MORE
IPL photo rejuvenation session. Is this normal and does this look like Melasma or sun damage? (Photo)
Hi I got a ipl photo rejuvenation done 24 hours ago. My forehead instantly went dark brown , does this look like melasma instead of sun damage over... READ MORE
I posted a few days ago about ipl and my malasma. I got busy and started exfoliating my skin myself. With a cleanser and an eyebrow brush. Most of the... READ MORE
About 5 years ago I did some laser treatments on my skin, IPL and Genesis. All went well until I went to Mexico and came back with melasma above my... READ MORE
In treating Melasma - how long should I wait between an IPL treatment and a Picosure treatment for the face?
Upper lip melasma. READ MORE
Had IPL on entire face 4 days ago by RN. I had pigmentation (melasma?) at forehead, so levels there were set higher. Device used was Alma 360; it was... READ MORE
I have had IPL under my eyes several times now and it has seemed to work except for this time where my melasma has worsened. I look about 15 years... READ MORE