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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

Could Melasma Be Stress-Related?

What started off as a small brown spot on my forehead a couple of years ago has now become a large very dark brown square with 2 smudges either side... 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

Melasma Treatment for Slightly Olive Skin?

I'm Italian with slighly olive skin. I have been on hydroquinone cream for almost a year and have had 6 IPL treatments on my face for melasma caused... 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

Which would you recommend; IPL laser or Chemical Peels for Melasma? (photos)

) I have melasma on my forehead and above eyebrows. I've seen 3 dermatologist/cosmetic facial specialists and am not sure which route is the most... READ MORE

Will Cosmelan Help With the Melasma On My Forehead? (photo)

WIll Cosmelan treatment be enough to help with the melasma that I have on my forehead? or is there any other treatment that is more effective? READ MORE

Any Home Remedies for Melasma?

I have melesma and have tried everything OTC to fade it, is there any natural at home remedy that I can try? My melesma is on my forhead in my... 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 hyperpigmentation and Melasma the same thing? (photos)

After returning home from vacation in March 2015 I went to my family Dr regarding dry patch on forehead I tried using cream which wasn't working well... READ MORE

Terrible Melasma after pregnancies, didn't seem to go away on its own in between. Any suggestions? (photos)

Specifically, covering my forehead and under my eyes (resulting in a black eye apparance). I have looked into a lot of lasers/peels and can't decide... READ MORE

Would treating melasma on my forehead with hydroquinone and Retin-A with not much improvement?

I'm using Obaji blender with hydrquinine .05% retin..I use skinceuticals-physical fusion tinted SPF sunscreen, phloretin cf serum and reseratrol be,... 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

Suggest me good face cream to remove pigmentation on my forehead tan and t zone without hydroquinone and dont suggest Melderm

Hi I had pigmentation on my face for many years and 3 years back I tool Peeling treatment and started using Obagi kit for one year I found awesome... READ MORE

Is this Melasma or is it a Cafe Au Lait Spot? (photo)

I have several spots like this on my face (this one is my forehead). I thought it was Melasma but recently had a dermal neurofibroma removed from my... READ MORE

Can I get rid of my melasma and rosacea?

I have melasma on my forehead and now have roscea and flushing.. I'm a 47 year old female.. Can I fix this? READ MORE

Hydro and treinoitin not working on melasma. Is there an alternative?

I have been to several dreams and they all just tell me to use the Obaji blender with 4% hydro in it and trenoitin .05%...I use it on my forehead and... READ MORE

What will get rid of these dark spots, mask, melasma? (photos)

I have a horrible case of melasma that has white circles throughout, all over cheaks and little on forehead. Im 99% done with accutane. Ive had laser,... READ MORE

I have developed melasma on my upper lip and have white pigmentation spots on my forehead. Please help! So embarrassing!

I have developed melasma on my upper lip and have white pigmentation spots on my forehead. I'm only 23 and I'm on Yasmin (hormonal pill) I have been... READ MORE

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