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Will balancing your hormones in perimenopuase with birth control pills make your melasma go away completly? Mine has improved some since....

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Dr. Peterson Pierre
Dermatology
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In brief: Unfortunately no

Balancing your hormones will definitely help but you will need to be very good at sun protection and you may need to use Retin-A with hydroquinone (prescription) to get it to go away completely.

In brief: Unfortunately no

Balancing your hormones will definitely help but you will need to be very good at sun protection and you may need to use Retin-A with hydroquinone (prescription) to get it to go away completely.
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Dr. Wendy Askew
BIrth control pills - often make the melasma worse.
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