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How do you cure hyperpigmentation on your upper lip and penis?
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
In brief: Med vs laser ..
I am not sure if there is truly a cure, but there are treatments.
Depending on the severe and extent (how large an area), bleaching cream such as lustra (hydroquinone) (actually otc) may help..But will re-darken with exposure to the sun. Laser treatments actually destroy the pigment-producing cells and thus more permanent. Would first check with doc to make sure pigmented area/moles not cancerous..Good luck.

In brief: Med vs laser ..
I am not sure if there is truly a cure, but there are treatments.
Depending on the severe and extent (how large an area), bleaching cream such as lustra (hydroquinone) (actually otc) may help..But will re-darken with exposure to the sun. Laser treatments actually destroy the pigment-producing cells and thus more permanent. Would first check with doc to make sure pigmented area/moles not cancerous..Good luck.
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