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does shea butter fade dark spots

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anben Naidoo
Specializes in General Practice
Consult with your GP: Hi,there are many possible causes for the problem you mentioned. Unfortunately shea butter is unlikely to produce the results you are looking for. For ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dark spots: The vanishing cream is supposed to lighten up dark spots andcan be used after tretinion cream
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Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: It does not unless color has been added
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
No : I generally recommend 30 SPF.
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A female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Shea butter: is primarily used to keep the skin most, especially in dry winter weather. It has no long lasting impact on skin color as far as I know. Peace and g ... Read More
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Dr. James Newman
29 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Sun block is key: Skin lighteners such as kojic acid, hydroquinone, and plant extracts should only be used if proper sun protection is used. Over the counter products a ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience Family Medicine
Fade cream: if they are from past mosquite bites or healed rash, try over the counter fade cream, hydroquinone, otherwise, check with your doctor.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Taylor
46 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Please see a dermatologist to make sure they are not skin cancers.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Ann Clark
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Just less contrast: Tanning is a mistake to try to cover dark spots. The dark spots can also get darker with increased pigment. Tanning just some times makes the contrast ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
See Eye MD: See an ophthalmologist to determine what is going on.
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