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A 43-year-old member asked:

Could you please suggest me ay ointments for pigmentation and also is metasone ointment is safe for skin ?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
Hydroquinone: 4% Hydroquinone is the one we usually prescribed. Tri-Luma cream is the most popular. The efficacy depends individually. Metasone ointment is a relatively high potent cortisone ointment, not safe for areas above neck, skin folds, genitalia.

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