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Cosmetic surgery to get rid of uneven skin color. Does that work if fair?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A chemical peel or microdermabrasion plus laser can lighten dark areas in light skin as well as darker individuals.
The peeps or laser is safe.

In brief: Yes

A chemical peel or microdermabrasion plus laser can lighten dark areas in light skin as well as darker individuals.
The peeps or laser is safe.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Andre Berger
Cosmetic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No surgery

Cosmetic surgery is not indicated to improve uneven skin tone, regardless of your skin type.
If you're fair and you have an uneven skin tone due to excessive brown pigment then the treatment is topical therapy with appropriate medical grade products, chemical peels, or laser treatment, under supervision of a cosmetic physician or cosmetic dermatologist.

In brief: No surgery

Cosmetic surgery is not indicated to improve uneven skin tone, regardless of your skin type.
If you're fair and you have an uneven skin tone due to excessive brown pigment then the treatment is topical therapy with appropriate medical grade products, chemical peels, or laser treatment, under supervision of a cosmetic physician or cosmetic dermatologist.
Dr. Andre Berger
Dr. Andre Berger
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Dr. Adam Hamawy
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Yes, even better

Skin resurfacing using a laser, deep chemical peel or dermabrasion can help with uneven skin color and actually works better in people with lighter skin.

In brief: Yes, even better

Skin resurfacing using a laser, deep chemical peel or dermabrasion can help with uneven skin color and actually works better in people with lighter skin.
Dr. Adam Hamawy
Dr. Adam Hamawy
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