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What can I use to remove age spots on my face? I have tried several creams, but nothing seems to help.

What can I use to remove age spots on my face? I have tried several creams, but nothing seems to help.

Facial age spots: I am not sure if you are using otc creams or physician prescribed ones. I would consult with a local cosmetic surgeon or dermatologist so that the best topical and /or office treatment combination can be prescribed for you. Options abound, from peels, microdermabrasion, fractional resurfacing, ipl and hydrafacial among others. ...Read more

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What is the best (reasonably priced) way to fade age spots on my face. Tried laser and some creams. Spots, veins and ruddiness remain. I'm only 41! :(?

What is the best (reasonably priced) way to fade age spots on my face. Tried laser and some creams. Spots, veins and ruddiness remain. I'm only 41! :(?

Best spot treatment: Rather than shopping by price, you should look for someone who will give you some insight as to why these therapies have not met your expectations. Some expectations are simply unreasonable. Improvement is always the goal, not perfection. A good place to start is the dermatologist (i hope) who did your laser treatment. ...Read more

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I am 61 years old and noticed age spots on my face. What is the best approach to get rid of them. Creams? Laser? Retin-a?

I am 61 years old and noticed age spots on my face.  What is the best approach to get rid of them.  Creams?  Laser?  Retin-a?

Check first: Have your doctor check them out at a routine visit. Your "age spots" may be evidence of sun damage which can be pre-cancerous. Choosing a treatment before a good evaluation can lead to trouble. ...Read more

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How to remove dark-spot on he face? Any cream, medicine?

How to remove dark-spot on he face? Any cream, medicine?

See a dermatalogist: see a skin doctor they have a lot of ways to take care of the skin they can at least diabnose the dark spot and give you the proper treatment ...Read more

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What cream can one use to remove black spot from the face?

What cream can one use to remove black spot from the face?

See your derm: I would recommend that you see your dermatologist. Black spots on the skin should be evaluated for the possibility of melanoma. ...Read more

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Help.after i applied cream onto my face, the next day the spot that i applied to, was lighter compare to my normal skin. what happen? would it fade?

Help.after i applied cream onto my face, the next day the spot that i applied to, was lighter compare to my normal skin. what happen? would it fade?

What type of cream?: It is important to be very careful what you apply to your face. Creams containing steroids often cause loss of pigment in the area of skin where applied, causing a lighter spot. It may take some time (months - years) for the area to look normal again. ...Read more

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What is the certain time can I be exposed to the sun when i used hydroquinon cream on my face to fade dark spot? Should i forever hide from the sun?

What is the certain time can I be exposed to the sun when i used hydroquinon cream on my face to fade dark spot? Should i forever hide from the sun?

HQ & sun exposure : When using hydroquinone products, you should not intentionally expose the treated area(s) to sun. This means no sun bathing or working / playing in the sun without uv protection ie spf 30 sunscreen, wide brim hat etc. Intentional, unprotected sun exposure defeats the purpose of lightening dark spots that typically darken upon sun/ uv exposure. ...Read more

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I have a fungus spot on my face what cream would be best to get?

Question the diagnos: "Fungus spot on the face" is not a common or casual diagnosis. If you really have a fungus infection, it is important to determine how it got there. But first get a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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Is betnovate n cream reduces blackness and black spot on face??? Can I use this cream??

Is betnovate n cream reduces blackness and black spot on face??? Can I use this cream??

Topical steroid: First know why you have these dark spots on the face, Betnovate is a steroid cream, it may thin the skin. Do not use unless the examining physician tells you to do so. ...Read more