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A 20-year-old female asked:

I used expigment with %4 hydroquinone on my frekless and i feel my skin is getting dry and falling so should i continue useing it or stop for while??

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Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
Pediatrics 21 years experience
Stop...: You are likely getting more irritation from the cream then you are actually getting benefit - hydroquinone cream rarely makes a big difference on freckles. My suggestion - stop using the cream to allow your skin to heal, wear sunscreen regularly, AND embrace your freckles as part of who you are and beautiful.

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