Melasma Treatment Q&A
Obagi + Melasma Treatment
I had two-layer Obagi Blue Peel for melasma following a 12-week period of using the Obagi Nu-Derm products. While using the full line of products with... READ MORE
I've used hydroquinone up to 10%, Triluma and Obagi C Clarifying over the past 2 yrs with no luck treating upper lip melasma. I read apple cider... READ MORE
I have tried laser treatments, IPL treatments, hydroquinone in 2% and 4% as well as Triluma, Tazorac, Retin A, I have tried mandalic acid, I have... READ MORE
I have melasma on my forehead. For the past week I've been using Tri-luma at night, and my skin seems to be tolerating it completely. In fact, I use... READ MORE
Ethnic skin melasma & treatments: I used Obagi, is it safe to use long term?Can Hydroquinone cause cancer? optional treatments.
I have ethnic skin & melasma . I used Obagi & worked, the treatment was for 6 to 8 months, however Stopped using it 2 year ago & I have my spots back... READ MORE
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
My melasma has occurred due to external factors, does this mean that I can maintain clearance of melasma using strong SPF?
I first got melasma when I was on BCP for 4 years, and started using obagi for acne spots. I went on holiday and didn't wear sunscreen while still... READ MORE
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
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
It was induced by sun exposure while using obagi. i have used pigmanorm that contains 5% hydroquinone and also dermalen treatment. what are my options... 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
Are hydroquinone products the best when it comes to treating melasma or dermamelan cream could be better? can melasma ( mixed) be 100% faded? READ MORE
Melasma caused by external factors only, that means everything is fine in body and it can't be helped with diet or supplements?
I got melasma from use of chemicals on face ( obagi) and not wearing sunscreen. Then it got worse when I had laser on my face for hair removal. I am... READ MORE
I'm almost finished with my second round of Obagi Nuderm and I feel like I've plateaued but my spots are not completely gone. Is there a different non... READ MORE
I have melasma from 4 years now. I want to control it so that I can live a peaceful life. Is it possible?
It started with unprotected sun exposure after starting on obagi for small acne spots. only on the cheeks but spread on cheeks after i1% tretonin... READ MORE
Pigmanorm cream for 8 months didn't work for my melasma. Now, my doctor wants me to try hydroquinone 4% cream. Can this work?
I used pigmanorm for 8 months, but I wasn't very diligent about sun protection. So, I never wore hat or tried to cover myself, just used the sunscreen... READ MORE
What is the difference between the Obagi Nu Derm system and the ZO Multi-therapy Hydroquinone system?
I tried Obagi Nu derm with great results. The reason that I am looking for options when Nu Derm had such great results? Well, the results didn't last... READ MORE
I developed melasma in 2011. I was on yasmin for 4 years and also was using obagi nuderm system for few months to brighten my skin tone. I went out on... READ MORE
What is the best recommendations for melasma starting? Using Obaji blender and tretinoin currently with not much change.
Would like to find a dermatologist that is actually up to date on best treatments.Best recommendations for melasma starting. Using Obaji blender and... READ MORE