Can Skin Lightening Creams Remove Freckles on the Face?

What product is recommended?

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Skin bleaching and freckles

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Skin bleaching creams may lighten freckles but will not likely "remove" them. Be sure to avoid sun exposure, which can aggravate the freckles.

The most popular agent is Triluma which is readliy available at pharmacies but does require a prescription. It is a combination of Retin-A, Hydroquinone, and a topical steroid. Use a sunscreen while on this agent.

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