I started using a 2% hydroquinine on old scars and they are beginning to peel revealing pink and sometimes red skin underneath

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Hydroquinone Side Effects -- See an Expert

I suggest discontinuing the use of hydroquinone for a few days, this could be a sensitivity to the product. Please consult with a board certified dermatologist. Best, Dr. Emer

Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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