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Red Spots After Chemical Peel
A chemical peel is typically a controlled burn administered with an acid to the surface of the skin. Superficial, medium and deep peels are available with no, 1 week and several weeks of downtime. Peels burn the outer layer of the skin (superficial) or variable amounts of the dermis to increase collagen, elastin, remove dark spots and fine wrinkles and give ...Read more
Can allergic skin reaction (1st bright red now brown & scabbing) can leave the skin permanently hyperpigmented or with brown marks?will it resolve?
Depends: Allergic reactions can cause skin hyperpigmentation. Depending on what caused the reaction (contact allergy or hives or irritant reaction or drug rash), the hyperpigmentation may or may not resolve. Hyperpigmetation can fade over time if there is no repetitive skin irritation. Scabbing and oozing can be signs of infection, kindly have the rash evaluated if it doesn't resolve. ...Read more
After glycolic acid 50 chemical peel my face turned red and it's burned can you advice some medication .
Typically no: When sunburns peel, the underlying skin has not had much uv exposure so it is usually much more pale than surface sun exposed skin. It is important to use metallic based sunscreens including zinc and titanium to block uva and uvb rays so that safe re pigmentation will occur. Pale skin is at higher risk for recurrent burns which is the primary cause for skin cancers. Avoid those burns. ...Read more
My skin turned light pink after my skin peeled from a scald burn. Will my skin ever return to its normal color?
Scalding injury: I have good news for you! the fact that you did not get any ulcers in the skin and that the skin came off in sheets, means that you probably had totally in the area second-degree burn. The pinkness is the widening temporarily of blood vessels in the wounded area. ...Read more
Burned by LHR on shins had dark spots for about 2weeks. Some spots are peeling off and leaving white/light pink marks under.is this scarring or perman?
Usually healing: when the scabs come off the new tissue is light pink and it takes time to return to normal color but unless a very deep burn it should return to normal ...Read more
Notice dew dark small patches on penile head. Used retin A (tretinoin) skin got burned but healed since then having these light brown patches.Kind of pigmentation?
Leave it alone...: Hi! MGuy, welcome sending in new question. Based on what you reported about glans penis, it would be most reasonable to just leave it alone as long as having no elevation or erosion (open wound) and being stable in size. Most likely, this patch will remain with you forever. More? Have doc take a direct look. ...Read more
Is alpha beta peel can fade away the dark spot cause of liquid nitrogen, sun damaged & hyperpigmentation?
Glycolic Acid Peels: These alpha/beta (glycolic acid) peels are superficial chemical peels and remove a few layers of dead skin with each peel. Sometimes, after several peels (every 4 weeks) the sun spots, freckles, and pigmentation can lighten sufficiently. You can combine these peels with other topical creams and lighteners to get a better effect. See a dermatologist or plastic surgeon for help. ...Read more
After dermal fillers yesterday, skin became red/puffy from anaesthetic cream with some red irritation afterwards. Today irritated areas are very dry damaged patches brownish in color. Should i worry?
Before & after an outbreak of herpes I've had rough leathery skin on the head of my penis. Flakes and peels after masturbation. Raw & red after peelin?
After acne marks starts to disappear gradually .Will skin heal to its original complexion, skin tone.Or will the marks cause dark spots or brown skin?
Acne on my butt. Tiny bumps/painful hard acne. Possible treatment for the acne/scars? Dark scars, craters and new skin formation. Laser/chemical peel?
I had a red rash after I applied some cream it dissappear leaving a light skin color but its itchy and it's turning a deep brown color,plus it's spred?
Does Rosacea appear Brown after Sun exposure? Does Lupus Malar appear Brown after Sun exposure? What type of Butterfly Rash turns Brown in Sun?
Malar rash: Melasma is a very common patchy brown, tan, or blue-gray facial skin discoloration, usually seen in women in the reproductive years. It typically appears on the upper cheeks, upper lip, forehead, and chin. Lupus may cause a butterfly rash which can be exacerbated by the sun. A malar rash associated with lupus may be erythematous (red) or brown. ...Read more
How can I remove sun damaged skin from a sunburn last year? It's two colors......the darker browner skin that did not peel and the lighter skin after it did.
Sunburn: Leave it alone. Its already damaged skin. Next time try to protect yourself. ...Read more
Would you recommend a glycolic chemical peel or microdermabrasion after waiting six months after Accutane ? I have a red acne marks and uneven skin
Does LED light treatment (red, blue, amber, near-infrared) stimulate pigment cells? Can it make brown sun spots darker?
No: Or will not make brown spots darker ...Read more
Postinflammatory: Inflammation of the skin is often followed by darkening that may last for months. All acne can be managed today. If benzoyl peroxide (and/or the oral contraceptive pill for a female for whom it's right) doesn't work, topical Clindamycin or some other medicine from your physician will help. Don't try to treat the dark spot (not worth trouble/ risk) or even give it much thought (no face is perfect). ...Read more
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