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Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Pigmentation

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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 can I get rid of pigmentation ?

How can I get rid of pigmentation ?

Pigmentation: Sewe a dermatologist and see if bleaching or lasers might help you with the pigmentation. ...Read more

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How to get rid of hyper pigmentation marks of lichen planus?

How to get rid of hyper pigmentation marks of lichen planus?

Lichen planus marks: Unfortunately there aren't very good methods of getting rid of this pigmentation. The dark marks appear because lichen planus damages the area between the upper and lower layers of the skin and melanin (pigment that gives the tan or brown color to skin) falls from the upper layer to the lower layer. With time, marks will lighten. Fading creams are not very helpful but can be tried. ...Read more

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How to get rid of hyper-pigmentation or acne scarring if you will?

How to get rid of hyper-pigmentation or acne scarring if you will?

Can only Improve: You cannot "erase" scars. Poor scars can be improved through the following methods: 1) scar massage 2) silicone sheeting (a kind of silicone tape you where over the scar) 3) steroid injections 4) laser treatment (helps remove coloring) 5) scar revision (removing the scar and starting over). Consult with a plastic surgeon to find out which combination of these would best work for you. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of brown pigmentation on my skin caused by psoriasis?

How do I get rid of brown pigmentation on my skin caused by psoriasis?

The brown......: The pigmentation is caused by several factors. Inflammation can cause leakage of red blood cells into the skin, causing " rusting of the iron in the rbc hgb. Also, if you scratch and abrade psoriasis lesions, you get a low grade infection, which will permanently discolor skin. People will scratch unknowingly in sleep. The brown caused by rbc will leave slowly. The other will diminish little. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of acne pigmentation?

How can I get rid of acne pigmentation?

Manage the acne: All acne can be managed today; if 5% topical benzoyl peroxide 2x/day has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician. Individual acne pigmentation lesions may take up to a few months to fade; if you use a hydroquinone bleach, do it sparingly. The vast majority of folks do not care whether you have some acne pigmentation; make sure this is what you really want to do. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of red pigmentation spots on face?

How can I get rid of red pigmentation spots on face?

Laser tx: Most of the time red spots on the face are hemangiomas or capillaries and are often well treated with lasers. Other conditions are possible such as actinic keratoses, skin cancers, or acne. I recommend having the lesions evaluated by a professional. ...Read more

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How can overweight people get rid of hyper pigmentation on there neck the natural way?

How can overweight people get rid of hyper pigmentation  on there neck the natural way?

Acanthosis nigricans: A sign of insulin resistance. Check for diabetes. Increase exercise. Control weight. Avoid sugar. Work with your Dr. After delivery, work hard to control weight. There is nothing more natural-----or more effective-----than that. ...Read more