Just had Picoway done 5 days ago on my face for hyper-pigmentation. Looks worse and brown. Does it get worse before better?

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Picoway 532

Hi, 

If you have had the 532nm,  for your pigmentation,  yes,  there will be some darkening of pigment in the first week to two.This usually resolves with some scaling and desquamation. Make sure to wear sunscreen properly and avoid excessive sun exposure.  That is very important during this period.  


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