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What are the chances of getting cancer from skin bleaching creams?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Bleaching Creams

"i feel that hydroquinones are safe and effective treatment for pigmentary disorders, " taylor says.
"i feel comfortable recommending that my patients continue to use hydroquinones if they have a pigmentary disorder." "i think the evidence is quite weak with the link between hydroquinones and cancer, " taylor tells webmd. "data on rats and mice cannot necessarily be extrapolated to human data.

In brief: Bleaching Creams

"i feel that hydroquinones are safe and effective treatment for pigmentary disorders, " taylor says.
"i feel comfortable recommending that my patients continue to use hydroquinones if they have a pigmentary disorder." "i think the evidence is quite weak with the link between hydroquinones and cancer, " taylor tells webmd. "data on rats and mice cannot necessarily be extrapolated to human data.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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