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Is IPL Laser the Best Melasma Treatment?

Hi, I have very large melasma patches on my cheeks and forehead. A consultant at my local hospital prescribed me with quinone cream, which was very... READ MORE

Treatments for Melasma Vs Sun Damage

I have small brown patches on both my upper cheeks and I am not sure if they are melasma or sun damage. I read that treatments for sun damage (IPL,... READ MORE

I've had melasma for many years, tried everything, peels, vitamin c. Can you suggest an alternative?

Can you tell me what I should be using it used to be all over my face. Now it is just on my cheeks and forehead. I have been using lemon and baking... READ MORE

Jessner Peel or TCA Peel for Melasma?

I am an Asian from India. I have light melasma on both of my cheeks, little bit on forehead and upper lip. I have used 14% jessener peel three times.... READ MORE

Melasma spreading even with treatment. Desperate for help.

My melasma started on both cheeks. It has spread to my forehead, nose, upper lip & recently below my lower lip. I have been using kojic acid and... READ MORE

I have melasma on my face. How can I get rid of it? I've tried hydroquinone, Retina A and Triumph. (Photo)

How can I get rid of my melasma on my face. I've had it for more than 5yrs. Tried hydroquinone, Retina A and Triumph but can't take off. READ MORE

Hysterectomy or Oophorectomy to Improve Melasma in 40 y/o?

I have melasma banding on my cheeks underneath the rim of my sunglasses, it basically looks like I have a mask from the cheekbones down. Hats &... READ MORE

Tri-Luma for People Above 60?

I am 62 years old and have a little melasma on my cheeks. Will Tri-Luma as a melasma treatment help me? I have heard its not good for people over 60. READ MORE

Best treatment for mild melasma on Olive skin tone?

Hi! I'm 38 and up until recently, had somewhat nice skin. About 9 mos ago, I had juvederm injected into my lips and then microdermabrasion for first... READ MORE

Spironolactone and melasma - Will this exacerbate my melasma?

I am in my 40's and still suffer from very oily skin which causes break outs and a nasty skin texture appearance. I also have really bad melasma,... READ MORE

Melasma question, Why does hydroquinone work for some women but not others?

I know of women who had complete clearance of melasma with obagi. but for others it did nothing. why is that so? I am indian, very fair complexioned... READ MORE

Kojic acid cream quantity for dark spots?

I have malasma(dark spots) on nose and cheeks,should i use kojid acid cream directly on face or should mix with other ingredients like liquid parafin etc. READ MORE

Obagi Nu Derm or Melarase? (Photo)

The melasma on my forehead, brow bone and cheek areas have made me an extremely self-concieous person. I first noticed it almost a year and a half ago... READ MORE

Is this PIH or Melasma? Could this be PIH? I never had it before the peels/Fraxel. Or is this melasma? (Photo)

After an aggressive peel and hot yoga a week after, i got a spot of pigmentation on my one cheek. I got fraxel dual approx 13 months ago to fix. Prior... READ MORE

What is the best to remove dark patches in my face? Can I have glutathione injections for melasma? (Photo)

My problem is melasma in my 2 cheek i try a lot of whitening products,peeling for my skin .my face is whiten but the melasma in my face like a map in... READ MORE

How can I get rid of my Melasma and why did I get it?

Started noticing the Melasma, about 8 years ago. I took Accutane, but from what I have read on this website, Melasma cant be caused by Accutane. I... READ MORE

Melasma treatment, is there any other treatment left or it's best to give up and leave it alone?

I have dermal melasma on cheeks and upper lip. I have tried peels including dermamelan, 10% hydroquinone that gave me telangiectasia( no redness after... READ MORE

Lamprobe Treatment of Skin Tags and Brown Spots?

I visited a spa on Dec. 21 to use a Groupon that I had purchased for Lamprobe treatment of skin tags and brown spots. I was told the brown spots she... READ MORE

Treating Melasma While on Birth Control Pills?

I've been using birth control pills for almost one year now. A few months ago I've noticed this melasma on my nose and a few small spots on my cheeks.... READ MORE

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