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How do I lighten dark skin?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Peel,laser, rx cream

Prescriptin creams with a blend of tretinoin , hydroquinone and steroid can lighten dark areas, and for facial darkness medium chemical peel works well.
Laser either fractionated or q switched nd yag or alex can lighten dark areas.See dermatologist for treatment options.

In brief: Peel,laser, rx cream

Prescriptin creams with a blend of tretinoin , hydroquinone and steroid can lighten dark areas, and for facial darkness medium chemical peel works well.
Laser either fractionated or q switched nd yag or alex can lighten dark areas.See dermatologist for treatment options.
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