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A 20-year-old female asked:

Any peels for lighter skin tone?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
Yes : Many skin peels do lighten the skin tone stronger products lighten more.
Dr. Catherine Winslow
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Yes!: Aesthetic peels, complemented with good skin care products and sun block, can soften discolorations and lighten the skin. Stronger peels, such as phenol peels, will do more to lighten the skin but would not be appropriate for a younger individual. Lasers and bleaching creams can also improve darker coloring. Good luck!

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A 19-year-old female asked:

How can u get a even and lighter skin tone ?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Medical Questions: Having darker or non-fair skin is not a medical condition or disease. It is the unnecessary desire to change one's skin color that is the disease here. This needless worry causes significant stress and postpones the cultivation of self esteem and pride in one's self that should be part of the goal of growing up. I would wish for you better self esteem and comfort when you look in the mirror.

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Last updated Mar 26, 2013

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