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A 24-year-old male asked:

I have used rdl baby face solution which contains hydroquinone 4% and tretinoin 20 mcg.is it harmful for skin.is that a cause for skin cancer..?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Bad choice: This won't give you skin cancer, but if you try to lighten your skin color, you can disfigure yourself. You're a young man at your physical, mental and sexual prime. Light or dark, it's your genetic gift, and if people see you trying to change it, you'll invite ridicule. Why not instead focus on taking the best care possible of your body, and develop its full potential for strength ; beauty?
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Last updated Mar 1, 2016

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