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I have discoloration on face and dry spots. Is there any way to cure this?

I have discoloration on face and dry spots. Is there any way to cure this?

Depends on the cause: you need to see a board certified dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment options ...Read more

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Can a derm do light chemical peels on only dark spots/discoloration? Will it affect the overall apr. of the face? I.e. Spots being too light?

Can a derm do light chemical peels on only dark spots/discoloration? Will it affect the overall apr. of the face? I.e. Spots being too light?

Risky: Any type of peel on a dark skin person is very risky. Please consider consulting a facial plastic surgeon, plastic surgeon, or a dermatologist. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of small discoloration spots on my face?

How can I get rid of small discoloration spots on my face?

Multiple options: IPL does a really nice job of lightening sun damage with no down time. It does require regular (every 3 months or so) treatments to maintain results. Some chemical peels can lighten sun damage. Fractionated laser does a really nice job of lightening pigmentary issues, but does require some downtime. Hydroquinone and lightening creams are other options. ...Read more

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My face has developed pink and white spots after bring in the sun. Why is this and when will it go away?

My face has developed pink and white spots after bring in the sun. Why is this and when will it go away?

Sun damage: This is due most likely to sun damage. If you are not compulsive about using sun screens it will only get worse. Take better care of your skin and the damage can heal over time. ...Read more

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White patches and dark spots on face?

White patches and dark spots on face?

Difficult to tell: Skin issues are extremely difficult to evaluate without actually seeing the skin up close. As such, it is best for you to see your doctor or dermatologist if you are concerned about any ongoing skin spots. ...Read more