Brown birthmark removal - Would IPL lighten the pigment of the birthmark on the leg? (photos)

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Brown Mole Removal

Brown spots can be treated with laser or IPL, depending on the depth of the pigment.  Surgical excision is of course an option, but will require scarring.  Make sure to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon or dermatologist who performs laser treatment for brown spots. Best wishes.


Saratoga Springs Plastic Surgeon
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Cosmetic Mole Removal -- SEE AN EXPERT Dermatologic Surgeon

This needs a tattoo laser or surgical removal. I suggest you see an expert to discuss long term treatment plan.  Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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