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A 46-year-old female asked:

What method of permanent hair removal can remove unpigmented hairs on lip and chin? did laser hair removal treatment cause vitiligo to spread

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 19 years experience
Vitiligo: Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease. The laser hair removal did not cause the vitiligo to spread.
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