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Treatments for Poikiloderma of Civatte

I was recently diagnosed with poikiloderma of civatte. Unfortunately, I suffer from this condition due to short-term, aggressive tanning when I was in my 20's. I got a bad... READ MORE

Recent comments from hopeful41

Cveroleyva - you did everyone a great service by posting your adverse reaction. I have had IPL spot treatment done twice to remove some angiomas on the neck and chest with no side effects. However, the first time I had it done, I... READ COMMENT

Cool! Thanks for the answer. Glad you had a positive experience and I hope this info helps others with same condition. READ COMMENT

I think I would need IPL and a round of light chemical peels to address texture...mine is bad. Did you heal good after IPL? Any blistering or hyper-pigmentation? Thanks for input! READ COMMENT

What about for the skin texture? Does IPL help with that. I have heard conflicting information. Thanks! READ COMMENT