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difference between melacare and melalite cream

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Bleaching: Hydroquinone used to reduce dark areas on skin, especially melasma after pregnancy.

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Use: May lead to skin irritation and possible infection especially when armpit is frequently shaved.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Would not: Since Accutane dries out your skin and one of the side effects of a hydroquinone is irritation i would not use both of the medications at the same tim ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. This way you can get the percentage you want or need.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Di Saia
30 years experience Plastic Surgery
Unlikely: If it works the result will be modest. Don't use it too early either. Wait until the scar has healed completely.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
It's about pigment: Hydroquinone works by decreasing the pigment cells in your skin. Let your doctor look at the scarring to determine if this is redness from blood vess ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Old remedy: The formulation you described is an old formulation by Dr Kligman a dermatologist who was treating acne and pigment issues. This formulation will decr ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Hard to say: Given that the skin of the armpits is so sensitive any hydroquinone make your take them. There are other creams that can be used to lighten the skin s ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
See answer: If not used on a daily basis you may not achieve or maintain the skin lightening effect you desire. Also see the following sites for precautions/advic ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Combination: of bleaching cream may lead to skin irritation, peeling and wrinkling

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