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How to reduce pigmentation from face in pregnancy?

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Dr. Hector Chapa
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Melasma

This is called melasma, or chloasma.
It is due to the hormonal influence oin the skin. Treatments must be done after pregnancy: chemical peels, superficial dermabrasion, to topical hydroquinone (perscription) will help. Also, use screen screens when in the sun. That will help prevent darkening of the melasma.

In brief: Melasma

This is called melasma, or chloasma.
It is due to the hormonal influence oin the skin. Treatments must be done after pregnancy: chemical peels, superficial dermabrasion, to topical hydroquinone (perscription) will help. Also, use screen screens when in the sun. That will help prevent darkening of the melasma.
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