Hyperpigmentation + Sun Damage Q&A

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Cosmelan Vs IPL for Sun Damage?

The medical director of the medspa I frequent recommended IPL for the hyperpigmentation and sun damage on my decollette.  But I have also heard... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation and Sun Damage from Surfing

G'Day! I have extensive sun damage & uneven skin tone from yrs of surfing. I have hyperpigmentation- any scratch, acne scar, sun exposure-... READ MORE

How to Treat Dark Spot from Sun Burn?

I have medium brown skin. This past weekend I went camping and got sunburn. But today, I noticed that I a darker spot next to my right side on my lip.... READ MORE

Dark Splotches Due to Sun Exposure?

All of a sudden, I started getting dark splotches on the underside of both my arms. I am an avid golfer and typically wear sleeveless shirts. Could... READ MORE

Is this hyperpigmentation permanent after cryotherapy for sun spots?

I had a sunspot on my upper cheek removed via cryotherapy about 4 months ago. I am now left with defined redness/hyperpigmentation in the area where... READ MORE

Is my skin permanently damaged from the sun?

I am African-African and have been dealing with skin discolration, hyperpigmentation, melesma, uneven skin tone all my life. My cheeks on my face is... READ MORE

Vi peel versus Fraxel Dual for sun damage for skin type 4? (photos)

I've got sun damage from getting a sunburn 6 months ago. Mottled skin complexion, fine lines and hyper pigmentation on chest, hands and arms. I have... READ MORE

How can I tan in the sun without getting brown spots and hyperpigmentation?

Every time I try to tan my face in the sun-I end up with 3-5 new brown spots-and, with hardly any tan. I am middle eastern, so my natural color is... READ MORE

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