Will burns from laser hair removal scar around my bikini line?

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Laser Hair Removal Burns

This needs skin lightening and to avoid any future laser treatments at this time. Please go to an expert. Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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Burns in bikini line

Thanks for your question and so sorry for your experience. The burns may leave hyperpigmentation (brown discoloration) that will have to be treated with topical hydroquinone and/or IPL (Intense pulsed Light) or similar pigment removal device. That is usually the worst case scenario.
Best,
Lisa Vuich, MD

Lisa Vuich, MD
Nashua Physician
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