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Uneven skin tone?

Uneven skin tone?

Uneven sun exposure: Normal skin responses to sunlight exposure--more exposure, it gets darker by producing more melanin. Thus areas covered by clothing is always lighter. Arms typically remain darkest parts of body. Private areas are often lightest because they are under covers most of time (for most of us anyway :-)). I am not sure if this is what u are asking. If not, repost your question. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can laser tone saggy thigh skin from weight loss?

Can laser tone saggy thigh skin from weight loss?

Laser saggy skin: At your age it will eventually get better as the skin reconstructions itself. I would not do laser. Keep up the good work on the weight loss. ...Read more

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Will thermage or skin tightening lasers tone saggy skin on thighs post weight loss.Age 23 female.will gaining weight help?

Will thermage or skin tightening lasers tone saggy skin on thighs post weight loss.Age 23 female.will gaining weight help?

It can: There are several skin tightening treatments that could help including thermage. See a couple of docs to ask. Gaining weight will help to fill in the skin but of course it will make you heavy again! ...Read more

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Can exercise tone flab and loose skin in legs?

Can exercise tone flab and loose skin in legs?

Elastin fibers: Exercise is a great thing to do for heart, lungs, and overall health, even mood.Muscles are conditioned and tightened by exercise. Skin is not.Younger persons skin will shrink as one loses fat, older skin does not. ...Read more

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Can you get a skin ulcer from loose hanging fat flab of skin?

Can you get a skin ulcer from loose hanging fat flab of skin?

Possible: If the skin is so loose and it constantly causes a friction and rubbing with sweating and wetness, etc. the skin may start to breakdown and eventually may ulcerate. ...Read more

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How to prevent sagging and wrinkly skin on neck?

How to prevent sagging and wrinkly skin on neck?

Good question: This is a tuff one for as you age the skin ages too and loses the elasticity and also thins. Now you can start young to protect your skin. Avoid laying out in the sun or tanning this will speed up the aging process use your moisturizers. Do not gain or lose a lot of weight and then hope you have inherited the good genes ...Read more

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How can I tighten loose skin on inner thighs?

How can I tighten loose skin on inner thighs?

See below: If this is from weight loss, the thigh lift is the best option. You must however be at your best weight. Good luck from NYC ...Read more

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Will a tummy tuck help me get rid of stretch marks and loose skin?

Will a tummy tuck help me get rid of stretch marks and loose skin?

Yes: Your stretch marks and loose skin will be removed if they are are in the part of your abdominal skin that is removed as part of your tummy tuck. Typically this is the skin between your belly buttom and pubic area. ...Read more

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What skin tightening creams reduce man boobs?

What skin tightening creams reduce man boobs?

None of them.: Losing weight reduces man boobs - unless they are due to a hormonal problem, which is unusual but should be ruled out, especially if you are not overweight. ...Read more

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Does skin tighteners help man boobs?

Does skin tighteners help man boobs?

Gynecomastia: Removal of breast and fatty tissue is important for correction. Skin tightening alone will not improve appearance. ...Read more

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Does laser skin resurfacing cause skin discoloration on black skin?

Does laser skin resurfacing cause skin discoloration on black skin?

It can!: Be very careful with lasers on dark skin. See someone with a lot of experience. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to tighten skin saggy skin around your knees after losing weight?

What is the  fastest way to tighten skin saggy skin around your knees after losing weight?

Extra skin in legs: While in some cases surgery may be required, it may also help to seek a specialist in thermage for the body. This non-invasive treatment can safely and effectively tighten skin in these tricky areas. ...Read more

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Acne, dry skin, large face bump?

Deep acne, dry skin: This is likely deep seated inflammation (cystic acne) that can be painful. Continue with gentle cleansing and your treatment care regimen. You may need to see a dermatologist for injection of an anti-inflammatory to calm swelling and pain. ...Read more

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Boils n dead skin near thighs?

Boils n dead skin near thighs?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You probably have hidradenitis-apocrine acne. ...Read more