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what can I use for dark spots on my face

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Several options: First you need to have it looked at to make sure it is not anything suspicious for cancer. If it is hyperpigmentation topical hydroquinone/tretinoi (t ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Skin spots: Most skin spots are amenable to laser skin treatment especially if they have not improved with prescription topical therapy. Go see a doctor who prov ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Avoid sun exposure: You may use wide brim hat to limit sun exposure to your face. You may also use sunscreen. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Nieder
39 years experience Family Medicine
Don't bust the bumps: Silly but true. The bumps will heal better that way, with less scaring. You can use a little heat (but not too much). Hoping a dermatologist will answ ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Topical bleach: This postinflammatory pigmentation is temporary, and if you have patience and a steady hand you can try using a skin bleach within a quinone. Most peo ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
LittleRedRidingSpots: Be careful. That redness could become permanent. Use too much of that stuff or use it for too long and the irritant effect will turn your brown spots ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Topical clindamycin: You can certainly use this. Whether it will work depends upon what the cause of the dark spots is. If it does not work suggest you see a dermatologist ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Schneider
9 years experience General Practice
Follow precautions: I always caution people to follow directions and precautions on the boxes of any treatment. To know for sure though, it is best to consult your Primar ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Hyperpigmentation: Hyperpigmentation. See dermatologist for exam/advice.
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