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A 39-year-old female asked:

what safe pills can i take to lighten my skin to brown without bad side effects? im a black african woman with dark uneven skin.

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Dr. Azita Madjidi
Plastic Surgery 30 years experience
None: There are much safer solutions to lighten your skin than pills. You can start with a chemical peel such as vipeel and then use an enzymatic cream such as elure. It works for all skin types including blacks.

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Last updated Feb 24, 2013

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