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A 31-year-old female asked:

What is a good skin bleaching cream for african americans? a few acne scars

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Hydroquinone: Hydroquinone products are popular for their skin-lightening properties in asian and african cosmetics markets. In the U.S., they also are marketed for reducing age spots and blemishes.
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 34 years experience
Combination Rxi: Inimizing inflammation with a topical steroid and/or salicylic acid may help for active lesions. Once established, the topical use of steroids, retinoids, hydroquinone and kojic acid along with sunblock may also be beneficial.

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