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Will Desonide Work For Dark Spots
Maybe: Fordyce spots are areas of cutaneous sebaceous hyperplasia, and can be found on the lips, genitalia, and other areas where sebaceous glands are less common. Numerous options have been tried, including co2 and pulsed dye laser, as well as topical agents, often with mixed results. Retin-a is an exfoliant and might help, but can cause dryness and irritation. See your dermatologist for more advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will neostrata hq free pigment lightenin gel work to fade red scars on face(flat and wide) .how long until results are seen? thanks so much doctor
I used benzoyl peroxide10% for acne for 5 days it gave me red rashes with swalloen skin is it normal? Will the marks fade with time? plz help
How long this hydroquinon cream it take to see the result? Do you think hydroquinon cream will works for dark spot [email protected]? After i had freeze with liquid nitrogen my pigment turned more darker spot. I will use hydroquinon bleach to my dark spot on m
Hydroquinone : Hydroquinone can take a few months to slowly fade the dark spot. Sunscreen is very important as well. I would first follow up with your dermatologist to make sure that it deemed to be the appropriate treatment for the dark spot, though. I hope that helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can be solution for skin darkening patches ?Tried treatmeent for pigmentation but didn't work
See derm: See dermatologist to discuss treatment options.Get a more detailed answer ›
Problems with ingrown hair for years.tried treating lotions/creams-no help.Have a lot of red scars on legs. Will ambi fade cream help fade red scars??
Years of hirsutism and ingrown hairs now looking for cream to fade dark spots. Cream with hydroquinone has worked well for me in the past but spots return when not using daily and read poss dangerous?
My doctor told me that tretinoin cream will fade hyper pigmented spots on my face. How long will the cream take to fade those areas?
Partial treatment: True microdermabrasion versus dermabrasion does not fully extend down to the dermis where one must go to eliminate the vast majority of dark spots. However microdermabrasion may help some of the dark spots caused by superficial epidermal lesions and may help the penetration of other medications such as retin a, (tretinoin) hydroquinone, kojic acid and other bleaching agents which may lie deeper in the epiderm. ...Read more
Was told (in this app) that tret won't fade post inflammatory hyperpigmentation.what can an aesthetician or derm do for PIH on dark skin? Time no work
Obagi/dermesse: Dr. Obagi specifically invented his skin care program to address hyperpigmentation issues as well as fine wrinkling, superficial scarring and enlarged pores. Retin-a is part of the program but hydroxyquinone is the part that addresses the pigmentation problems. There are other doctor prescribed treatments along these lines and treatment and results are pretty darn good. ...Read more
What will get rid of post red acne scarring/marks found on fair skin tones? I've tried everything. Does blue and red light therapy work? Thanks.
TEA TREE OIL: STOP ALL DAIRY,MEAT AND JUNK/FAST FOODS.DO NOT USE ANY MAKEUP UNLESS its natural and chemical free.Use EWG.ORG app for buying clean cosmetics.Most important-Destress and sleep 8 hours/day starting @ 10 PM.Stop CONSUMING all kinds of vegetable and processed oils in your diet.Drink 2-3 liters-water but not with food but either 1 hour before or 2 hours after.DESTRESS.Apply tea tree oil daily 3 months ...Read more
Have blue spots mustache from taking minocycline. Using hydroquinone for months, no results. Will it ever go away?
Is possible it: Won't go away. Talk to dermatologist, keep trying. ...Read more
ASDS opinion & 1more: Two sites to read: https://www.asds.net/Laser-Light-Therapy-for-Acne-Scars/ and http://www.livestrong.com/article/73275-red-blue-light-therapy-acne/ ...Read more