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Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Dark Pigmentation

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How to get rid of dark spots?

How to get rid of dark spots?

Really depends: On what's causing your dark spots. Some spots are related to pigmented lesions like moles, others are from sun damage, or after inflammation, or related to hormonal changes. The ideal way to treat a "dark spot" really does require some understanding of what's causing them. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pigmentation?

How to get rid of pigmentation?

Genetics/DNA: It all depends, but if you want to change your skin completely that is impossible and not a wise endeavor. If you have a blemish then there are some surgical and laser options that a good dermatologist may have ideas and expertise to manage. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark lips?

How to get rid of dark lips?

It's just U: It may b ur ur genetics if has always bn there. If a new appearance i need 2 b cn 2 find out why now. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark lip discoloration?

How to get rid of dark lip discoloration?

Hydroquinone cream: Application of 4% hydroquinone cream twice daily is sometimes effective, but you should be aware of potential adverse effects. ...Read more

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How to get rid of hyperpigmentation?

How to get rid of hyperpigmentation?

Difficult!: It is very difficult to get rid of this problem. Where is y our hyperpigmentation? I can only answer on the face... Is your hyperpigmentation from diabetes? So far, hydroquinone is the only FDA approved medical treatment as far as I know. I hope this helps ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark knees?

How to get rid of dark knees?

Difficult: Your dermatologist can prescribe a urea cream that will help. Weight loss may help you also. ...Read more

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How to get rid of freckles?

How to get rid of freckles?

I wouln't try it: If you use a freckle remover, even from a dermatologist, you risk disfiguring yourself. Freckles are endearing, they're distinctively you, and a majority of your friends probably like them. Ask them. If you want them less prominent, avoid excess sunlight -- wise in any case. ...Read more

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How to get rid of melasma?

How to get rid of melasma?

Hydroquinone: Hydroquinone over-the-counter remedies are available, but you must be patient and stay out of the sun. A dermatologist can offer stronger treatments. Be sure that this is what you want to do rather than something you think you should do or need to do -- it's your choice. ...Read more

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How to get rid of tanned brown skin?

How to get rid of tanned brown skin?

?: I'm not sure i completely understand the question but if you would like to prevent your skin from getting darker make sure to apply sunscreen everyday and throughout the day. Make sure not to go out into the sun between 10-4, and wear sun-safe clothing. I hope this helped :]. ...Read more

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How to it get rid of dark armpits?

How to it get rid of dark armpits?

Dermatologist: Would see a dermatologist who can examine and advise. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark eye circles the fastest?

How to get rid of dark eye circles the fastest?

Dark circles: Under the eyes are difficult to irradicate completely. They're usually associated with eye fatigue or aging changes of the lids. There are some creams and lasers which sometimes help but not consistently. Discuss this with an ophthalmologist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of dark circles?

How can I get rid of dark circles?

Depends: Some individuals skin tones are darker in the tear trough areas beneath the eyes. In this case camouflage with concealer is the best method although bleaching with hydroquinone can occasionally be temporarily effective. In some people lack of fat by thinning from age can cause blood vessels to be more visible. Therefore fat grafting and/or fillers such as Restylane (dermal fillers) or prevelle silk can help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of small pigmented dark acne marks?

How to get rid of small pigmented dark acne marks?

Fade : Fading creams, glycolic washes and creams and retinoid creams are effective for dark age spots when prescribed in physician strength . Chemical peels and laser may be utilized . See a dermatologist to evaluate and treat. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of dark scars?

How can I  get rid of dark scars?

Can be improved mayb: Scars can not be made to disappear. There are scar gels and creams that can improve the appearance of a scar that you already have. You can sometimes have a surgical scar revision, but this is just trading one scar for a new scar that should look better. ...Read more

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How to get rid of spots or blemishes?

How to get rid of spots or blemishes?

Acne Treatment: There are many over the counter options to try. In general, you need one medication to kill bacteria, like benzoyl peroxide, and a second medication to help unplug your pores, like salicylic acid. There are also many prescription treatments if these fail. Hormonal therapy can work as well, like birth control pills or spironolactone. In severe cases, Accutane is another option. ...Read more

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How to get rid of black spots?

How to get rid of black spots?

Spots?: Need a bit more information like where? Blackheads, pimples, sun marks. Please be more specific. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark cirlces under eyes?

How to get rid of dark cirlces under eyes?

Dark circles in eyes: There are many causes for circles under eyes to occur: racial, occupational sun exposure, certain glaucoma medications, fatigue, insomnia and the list goes on. Some circles will subside if the cause is a temporary one and is removed.. In some cases a lower blepharoplasty ( lid tuck ), will improve the appearance as the prominent orbital fat is also removed. Cosmetic creams work not as they claim. ...Read more

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How long can it take to get rid of my dark skin pigmentation?

How long can it take to get rid of my dark skin pigmentation?

Depends: If from sun, will fade over winter (recent sun) . If from trauma will also fade. Other wise may need a bleaching cream or laser tx-would see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How to get rid of undereye circles?

How to get rid of undereye circles?

It's difficult: Some dark circles appear so due to excess or drooping lid skin. This is often treated with surgery. Occasionally, fillers can be placed in the area around the lids to diminish the appearance of the bags. If you have only the dark circles, it is difficult to treat. Cosmetics can conceal it, and laser procedures are marginally helpful. An oculoplastic surgeon can give you an idea of your options. ...Read more

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