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Best Whitening Cream for Dark Scars?

I scratch and peel my wounds. It's a bad habit, and I now have scars everywhere like dark spots on arms and legs. What would be the best cream to... READ MORE

Treatments for Hyperpigmented Scars?

Is there something I can use to remove hyperpigmented scars and/or return skin to its natural color? I am an African American female, fairly light... READ MORE

Where Can I Get HQ 8%?

Thanks a million Dr Kaplan, your response gives Me hope of having a treatment possibility. I wish you were in Houston so I can rush for treatment,... READ MORE

How Can I Get Rid of Dark Hyperpigmented Scars from Shaving my Buttocks?

How can I get rid of dark hyperpigmented scars from shaving my buttocks? They've been here like for ever..... and they won't go away. Help? READ MORE

Hyper Pigmented Scars; am I Going in the Right Direction for Treatment? (photo)

Hello Doctors, Over 15 years, due to dermatillomania, I scratched my wounds and created skin deep hyperpigmented scars. I'm under a scar removal... READ MORE

What's the best treatment available for my scar, located in a very delicate area? (Photo)

Is a white scar, mostly flat, the size of a nail, 1y old. Is the outcome of a nasty usage of TCA acid attempting to remove a hyperpigmentation patch.... READ MORE

Reducing Hyperpigmentation from Burn Scars?

Okay so I'm 17 years old and last summer, I was burned from hot oil on both of my arms. I had 2nd and some 3rd degree burns on a good portion of both... READ MORE

Bio-oil Effective for Reducing Scars?

Is Bio-Oil an effective treatment to reduce the appearance of a scar? Or should I consider plastic surgery? I obtained a scar when I fell on a wooden... READ MORE

I Have a Lot of Scars or Dark Spots All over my Body What Can Be Done to Get Them to Fade? (photo)

I have a a ton of scars or dark spots all over my body due to a bad picking habit that I have over. What can I do to get them to fade or go away. I... READ MORE

Best Laser Treatment for Hyperpigmented Scars?

I have tan-colored hyperpigmented scars from a surgery done many years ago. What would be the best scar laser treatment to fade them? READ MORE

How Do I Get Rid of This Hyperpigmentation Scar on my Face (photo)?

I had a scab fall off on my face, and when the pink skin healed, the skin healed to a darker shade than before. The scar is on my cheek and about an... READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Dark, Insect Bite Spot?

I need to know how to get rid of a stubborn dark spot on my cheek. it was caused by an insect bite, which cause trauma to the skin. I had 6 IPL... READ MORE

Scar Removal Treatment for Dark Chicken Pox Scar?

The pit doesn't bother me. It's not that deep, but the darkness of it bothers me, it looks kind of like a "beauty mark". I want to get rid... READ MORE

Airbrush Tattoo on Dark-skinned Person for Hyperpigmented Scar?

If a dark-skinned person has hyperpigmentation from scarring (no raised scars present), is it possible to get a tattoo (just the airbrush part) to... READ MORE

Treatment for Hyperpigmented Scar on Dark Skin?

Hyperpigmented scar on nose from when I accidentally scrapped the tip of my nose. Is there a treatment you would recommend? It's been about 6 months... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation on face after mole removal. Can the scars be lightened or removed? (Photo)

I got a procedure done in Korea town in Los Angeles ,ca . I wanted to get rid of some moles on my face . Not raised , but freckle like . They're dark,... READ MORE

Best Treatment for Old Keloid with Discoloration?

I am tired of my keloid, I have it since I was 7 years old. I have tried almost every single Keloid removal option doctors recommend: from steroid... READ MORE

I have a hypo pigmented scar from a genital wart TCA treatment. Can I get rid of the scars? (Photo)

Last January I went to planned parenthood to get treatment for warts the doctor was not careful during the application and I am now left with this... READ MORE

How Can I Get Rid of the Spots, Scars and Hyperpigmentation on my Legs? (photo)

Am in so much distress here, last time i wore a dress / skirt or showed off my legs in public was like 20 years ago. I have very terrible spots on my... READ MORE

Best Treatment for Old Burn Scars on Brown Skin?

I have some old burn scars from when I was a little girl and would like to know what if anything can be done to lighten them or remove them. I am... READ MORE

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