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Darkening of the skin after waxing normal

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Hyperpigmentation: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (pih) is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders as well as the ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Eguiguren
41 years experience Pediatrics
Acantosis Nigricans?: Should see a Dr. Are you overweight? Are you diabetic or at risk?
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Tanning: When skin starts to darken it can be from bruising, sun damage, skin stains from previous acne, previous injuries, hematomas, spider vein removal, por ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dark Thighs: Dark thighs can be caused by: obesity, friction, sun exposure, hormonal imbalance, pregnancy, medications, and acanthosis nigricans.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
15 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Hyperpigmentation: Waxing of any sort can cause inflammation, which in turn can cause hyper pigmentation, especially in darker skin types. Laser hair removal is a bette ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dark skin: Hyperpigmentation is defined as excess pigmentation in a bodily part or tissue, including the skin. Hyperpigmentation removal treatments target darken ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
29 years experience Dermatology
Dark: There are many causes for dark skin in the groin , including post inflammatory hyperpigmentation ( darkening ) following a rash such as yeast or eczem ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Sunblock: Sunblock is the cornerstone of management and prevention is the key. Once it has developed there are a variety of bleaching agents that can be used th ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Some conditions: That come to mind are addison's disease, acantosis, silver toxicity.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
You ARE glorious!: Melissa, don't try to change the skin color that Nature gave you. If you try to bleach your skin, you will mutilate yourself & people will disappr ... Read More

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