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are fruit acid peels effective & safe for light hyperpigmentation on african american skin? it would be my first peel so i want to make sure.

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Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
?%Fruit acid peels: Depends upon the strength in %.
Answered on Dec 23, 2015

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