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Hydroquinone Side Effects
Irritation: The skin will become irritated and more senstive to sunburns, it is used for lightening dark skin on the face and can be safely used once a day. ...Read more
Sun block is key: Skin lighteners such as kojic acid, hydroquinone, and plant extracts should only be used if proper sun protection is used. Over the counter products are safe and generally contain 2% kojic acid which limit their effectiveness. They work by blocking the production of melanin which is the natural pigment in the skin cells. Always check with a dermatologist to make sure there are no contraindications. ...Read more
Will there be any side effects by using 2 percent of hydroquinone for long term use??? or can u please suggest me other night whitening creams
For my pigmentation I used a 2% hydroquinone fade cream which has worked. Will there be any long term side effects or is this safe to continue use?
Will there be any side effects by using a 2% hydroquinone cream? Any long term side effects like wrinkles or anything else?Is evetyday use okay?Thanks
No side effects: Hydroquinone acts to retard to production of melanin in the skin. It is commonly used to lighten uneven pigmentation from sun damage. 2% is a relatively low dose. Most hydroquinone medications are 4%. Changes Plastic Surgery offers a 7% hydroquinone which is prescription strength. ...Read more
Whether hydroquinone + tretinoin + mometasone furoate can be applied all over the face daily during night. is there any side effects?
Hydroquinone, tretinoin and mometasone furoate cream. I am an Indian boy of 17 and I want to use it to be fair. is their any side effects.is it works?
Does not work: Each of the medications u have listed may cause slight temporary bleaching of skin Each of them has side effects and may harm you. U shd accept the color you have and concentrate on being healthy with good food and exercise and educate urself to become successful. Fair skin does not equate success. Setting goals, working hard, being persistent and aiming high will get u more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer