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Does laser skin resurfacing cause skin discoloration on black skin?

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Dr. David Shifrin
16 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Maybe: Dark skin people have a higher likelihood of pigmentary changes after skin treatments. There are very good lasers and skin products today that can help avoid this unwanted problem. Ask your board certified plastic surgeon for a consultation.
Answered on Mar 4, 2013

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