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after using hydrogen peroxide white spots
A 1-year-old female asked:
39 years experience Dentistry
No and Yes: "White Spots" on your teeth will not be affected by hydrogen peroxide. Excessive use of hydrogen peroxide can irritate and damage your gingiva. See a ... Read More
35 years experience Pain Management
Not recommended: You should never rinse with hydrogen peroxide to whiten your teeth or remove white spots. You may damage your gums or soft tissue.
A 50-year-old male asked:
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A 20-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Dentistry
Tissue damage: Hydrogen peroxide is a powerful oxidizer. The bubbling that you see is form the breakdown into oxygen and water. This can kill bacteria in your mout ... Read More
49 years experience Periodontics
Don't rinse: Don't rinse with hydrogen peroxide!
A 19-year-old female asked:
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Acne: The hormones in pregnancy make acne much worse for a lot of women. There are many over the counter acne facial washes and topical medications that may ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
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No: There are otc products that may help, but your doctor can probably recommend something better. Whatever you use, you must protect the area from the su ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
31 years experience Dermatology
Hydrogen Peroxide: Hydrogen peroxide is absorbed by skin upon contact and creates a local skin capillary embolism that appears as a temporary whitening of the skin.
The ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Your treatment will not work. Post-inflammatory acne pigmentation will improve with tretinoin cream + hydroquinone. Control of the acne is importa ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hydrogen Peroxide: Applying Hydrogen peroxide to your skin to lighten it is not a good idea. You can buy products that are specifically designed for lightening dark s ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
43 years experience Pediatrics
No: The number one most important thing you can do to lighten your skin is to wear sunscreen everyday -- even when it's cloudy. I will prevent your spots ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Dermatology
H2O2, white spots: Your question is not clear. Do you mean "normal"? If so, yes, that is commonly seen with H2O2 when portions of epidermis are exposed.
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