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could oral glutathione really whiten skin?

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Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine 17 years experience
Not on its own: Glutathione is inactive by itself but with n-acetylcysteine it can be active. I have heard as an infusion it can lighten the skin two fitzpatrick levels.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

I took a jab of glutathione injection today. Does that really whiten your skin?

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Dr. Barry Lycka
Dermatology 38 years experience
No: No evidence of this.
India
A 21-year-old female asked:

Hello sir ........ Is glutathione pills is safe...For skin whitning ..? If not then please suggest me any drug which is available in india

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the correct treatment.
A 48-year-old member asked:

Is it true that glutathione is safe for skin?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
It is safe but may n: But it may not be of any use. At least it is not proven useful.
Philippines
A 21-year-old female asked:

Does glutathione capsules are safe for whitening skin?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Safe but worthless: Save your money. Ignore the glowing claims. There is no benefit to anybody except those who take your money.

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