Melasma Treatment Q&A
Pigmentation + Melasma Treatment
Before the age of 17, I had clear and beautiful skin.Then I started noticing a small dark spot on my upper left cheek, just right below the left... 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
The pigmentation is symetrical so i thimk its melasma but the pigmention above whers it is dark is drastically lighter. It almost looks as tho the... READ MORE
Are all melasma treatments temporary or with continuous maintenance, normal skin tone can be maintained?
I had dermalen mask that took away all superficial pigment. now, moving on to hydroquinone 10% for stubborn pigmentation. But i wonder after all this... READ MORE
In melasma if one had clear skin for years then due to laser it changes colour ...even if it's fixed with creams. why it can show pigmentation again? READ MORE
I only had it on top of cheeks for 4 years..never spread.. i had one peel in 2014 which got me new pigment on one cheek since i wasn't careful with... READ MORE
I had an IPL 6 weeks ago for melasma, and got severe burns. I have hyperpigmentation badly on one cheek from this and am wondering if this will go... READ MORE
I have melasma and want to know if I should get a fraxel treatment for melasma again? I've had 2 in the past .
I've had 3 fraxels done. One last year for melasma and another 6 months later for melasma, then another 7 months later for pigmentation. Both melasma... READ MORE
If my melasma is mixed or dermal, can it still get better with topical agents and monthly chemical peels?
Melasma sufferer from 4 years..Can there be a good remedy for deep melasma or it's permanent pigmentation? Please be honest and respond from your... READ MORE
What medication or treatment can I use for Melasma caused by taking a drug called GLIVEC, 600mg a day for several years? (photo)
Presently I'm taking a drug called GLIVEC 600mg daily, after several years of Glivec the side effects one of them is pigmentation of the skin mainly... READ MORE
Does hydroquinone work for dermal melasma? If not, why does it lighten normal skin? is that not dermal pigment as well?
I read that many white women have been able to maintain their results long term but asians get all their pigment back. is it true that since asian has... READ MORE